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Katalox Light

Katalox Light

  • 18150

Katalox Light® is a  revolutionary filtration media used for the removal of iron, hydrogen sulfide, manganese and sediment down to 3-5 microns. 

Katalox-Light® is based on Zeosorb® (a high purity natural Aluminosilicate microcrystalline mineral)  and then coated with MnO2 that can filter particles as small as 3 microns. 

The Katalox Light® granules have an angular shape,and rough, micro-porous surface to provide efficient reduction of dirt, silt and suspended solids.

Katalox-Light® features less pressure loss, higher service and flow rates and bed loadings combined with lower back wash frequency when compared to other manganese-dioxide based media such as Pyrolox or Filox.  Unlike Manganese Greensand and Greensand Plus, Katalox-Light® needs no potassium permanganate (KMnO4) or chlorine regenerants.

Katalox-Light® filters can be operated at the flow rate of 12 gmp/sq. ft (30 m/h) with a single pressure vessel with and it requires only 5 - 10 minutes backwash time with the flow rate of 5.5 gpm/sq. ft (13m/h).

Katalox-Light® Features:

• Certified to NSF/ANSI 61 standards.

• Bulk Density: 66 lbs/Cubic Foot.

• pH Operating Range: 5.8-10.5

• Filters Down to 3-5 microns

• Service Flow: 6-12 gpm/Sq. Foot







CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65 WARNING: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, and birth defects or other reproductive harm.

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