Standard or tailor-made pilot scale equipment.
|CO2 pump||Variable flow rate from 0 to 24 Kg/h.
Variable pressure from 0 to 1000 bar.
|Pre-Heater||An electrical pre-heater before the extrator.|
|Extration vessel||A heated extration vessel (2L / 5L / 10L) with extration basket.
Other volumes and adaptation to other SCF processes are available on request.
|Two separators||For extract separation / collection of extracts and CO2 recycling.|
|Pressure Control||Back pressure regulator to control the pressure.|
|Display and operating control||Process value remote control and record on PC.|
|Co-solvent pump||Flow rate up to 100 ml/min at 350 bar (or 50 ml/min at 1000 bar).|
|Pressure||Up to 1000 bar.|
|Second extrator||Second vessel connected in parallel or in series with the first one.|
|3rd separator||To trap lightest and volatile compounds.|
|Stirrer||Supply of a magnetic stirrer installed on the extractor up to 700 bar.|
Additional control with automated valve, to be discussed.
|Basket||Supply of additional baskets of 200 / 500 ml.|
|Filter||Absorbent bed cartridge in the recycling loop to trap lightest and volatile particles.|
|Sampling loop||Pressurized sampling loop for collecting extract in a precise volume allowing to make on line sample analysis.|
|Column||Liquid fractionation column module.|
SFE 2*5L + column and 3rd separator
|Sapphire||Windows on the extraction cell for visualization (consult Extratex to define the conditions).|
|Spectroscopy||On-line spectroscopy cell to be placed at the exit of the extractor.|