Introduction of Filter Press:
A filter press is a batch operation, fixed volume piece of equipment ranging from 0.1m3 -20m3 that separates liquids and solids using pressure filtration. Slurry is pumped into the filter press and dewatered under pressure. A filter press can be used for solid-liquid separation or wastewater treatment in a variety of different industries and applications, such as mining, metallurgy, petrol, chemical, medical, dyeing, paper, food, alcohol, textile production, etc..
> Frame: The steel frame acts as a clamping device for the filter plates.
> Filter Plates: A filter cake forms in the chambers between filter plates.
> Filter Cloth: A cloth filter that is attached to both sides of a filter plate. Solids build up on cloth to form a filter cake, separating liquids from solids.