Industry’s Filtration Partner
Quality and economical filtration for food and beverage applications

Parker’s Poly-Mate™ cartridges incorporate a unique combination of polypropylene meltblown and spunbonded media to provide high surface area, finish-free and non-fiber-releasing filtration. All-polypropylene construction maximizes chemical resistance to acids, bases, salts, and most organic solvents.
Unit of Measure


Cartridge Code

N/A Standard

Particle Removal Rating

N/A 0.5 µm

Nominal Length

N/A 9 5/8 in244 mm

Support Construction

N/A Natural Polypropylene

Seal Material

N/A Buna-N EPR No Seal Material PFA Encapsulated Viton® (O-Ring only) Polyethylene Foam (DOE Gasket only) Silicone Viton®

End Cap Configuration

N/A 020 O-Ring/Recessed Cap 120 O-Ring/Recessed Cap 213 O-Ring/Recessed Cap 222 O-Ring/Fin 222 O-Ring/Flat Cap 226 O-Ring/Fin 226 O-Ring/Flat Cap DOE with Core Extender Double Open End (DOE) Ext. Core Open End/ Polypro Spring Closed End S.S. Inserted 222 O-Ring/Closed S.S. Inserted 226 O-Ring/Closed S.S. Inserted 226 O-Ring/Fin Std. Open End/ Polypro Spring Closed End

Special Options

N/A Bubble-Point Test DI Water Rinse (5 minutes) Individual Poly Bag only

Effective Filtration Area per 10 inch (254 mm)

N/A Up to 6.0 ft²0.6 m²

Filtration Ratings

N/A 99 %

Maximum Recommended Flow Rate per 10" Length (254 mm)

N/A 10 gpm9.5 lpm

Flow Factors (psid/gpm @ 1 cks) per 10" Cartridge

N/A 0.0900

Materials of Construction

Filter Media Material

N/A Polypropylene

Support Layers

N/A Polypropylene

Cage Material

N/A Polypropylene Netting

Support Core Material

N/A Polypropylene

Recommended Operating Conditions

Changeout ΔP

N/A 35 psid2.4 bar

Maximum Temperature

N/A 200 ºF93 ºC

Maximum ΔP @ 70ºF (21ºC)

N/A 60 psid4.1 bar

Maximum ΔP @ 200ºF (93ºC)

N/A 10 psid0.7 bar



  • High efficiency rated for critical food and beverage applications (99% efficiency)
  • High pleated surface area for extended service life, low pressure drop and high flow capacity
  • Optional stainless steel O-ring adapter inserts provide added strength for in situ sterilization. Poly-Mate™ Xtra Duty cartridges are available with backwashable construction, reducing replacement maintenance and cartridge disposal costs
  • Poly-Mate™ Xtra Duty (PXD) cartridge features glass-filled polypropylene core for high temperature and high pressure use with rigid outer cage supporting pleated media in backwash applications
  • All materials of construction are FDA listed as acceptable for potable and edible liquid contact according to CFR Title 21.
  • One-piece, continuous to 40 in length, integrally sealed, pleated filter media



  • Food & Beverage
  • Deionized water
  • R.O. membrane prefiltration
  • Process water

  • Technical Support and Product Information

    N/A Parker provides our customers with unsurpassed product consistency and cost efficiency. Our experienced professionals can help you select the right solution for your application. Orders can be emailed directly to For additional information contact your local distributor. Information on product specifications, applications and chemical compatibility can be found on our web site at or through the Oxnard office.

    Parker designs and manufactures an extensive line of innovative solutions for specific applications in the Microelectronics, Biopharmaceutical, Food and Beverage, Coatings and Inks, Process and Chemical industries.


    N/A Specifications are subject to change without notification.
    Poly-Mate™ is a trademark of Parker Hannifin Corporation.
    Viton® is a registered trademark of E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co., Inc.