BHS-Sonthofen has been a leader in technology and innovation for over 400 years.
Founded in 1607, the company is now one of the most forward thinking companies manufacturing filtration and drying equipment. Its U.S. subsidiary, BHS-Filtration Inc. located in Charlotte, North Carolina, provides sales, marketing, process engineering, project handling, customer service, spare parts, test-rental systems and laboratory services for the North American, Mexico and specific worldwide marketplaces.
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Typical applications for BHS as alternatives to centrifuges, filter-dryers, filter presses, and manual filters include:
- Chemical Process: specialty and fine chemicals, agricultural, pigments and resins, terephthalic acids, cellulose and zeolites.
- Food and Pharmaceutical: bulk and final pharmaceuticals, APIs, nutraceuticals, vitamins, starches and cellulose, citric acid and sugars.
- Energy, Environmental, Mining and Metallurgy: gypsum and FGD, acid gas scrubbing, specialty wastewater, fly ash and catalyst and metals recovery and bulk mining, tailings, metals precipitation and dissolution and coal.
Process & Filtration Testing
We have a Process and Filtration Laboratory
for preliminary bench top testing which can either take place in our Charlotte office or at the customer’s site. This is a unique benefit of BHS and all of our work begins with this bench top (pocket leaf filter) tests.
Liquid Clarification Systems
Turnkey skid packages for filtration, absorption, thickening and polishing.
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