The Ideal Filter Media

Striking a balance between efficiency & longevity

By Julie Wyatt, Global Marketing Communications Manager, SWM International

In an industry using high power inputs, even small capacity increases can mean big savings for customers. The introduction of layering techniques is a game changer for the industry.

Liquid filter manufacturers face constant pressure to produce longer lasting, more efficient filters, as end-users typically want the most effective filtration technology that also minimizes change out costs.…Continue Reading »

New Filters Promise Improved Outcomes in Transfusions and Other Clinical Procedures

By Adrian Wilson, International Correspondent

The UK’s National Health Service Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) has embarked on a three-year project in collaboration with the Nonwovens Innovation and Research Institute (NIRI) and Macopharma, a supplier of blood packs and associated filters, to produce a ‘universal’ plasma filtration system.

Its success will mean patients who need transfusions won’t have to wait for blood-matched plasma.…Continue Reading »

Flow Ezy Finds Its Niche

Donald Krause is general manager of Flow Ezy Filters, a company he has led for the past 25 years. Established in 1945 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Flow Ezy has focused on filtration since its inception. 

In the early years, Flow Ezy Filters began as a company making custom filters for the refrigeration industry. Over time, it has expanded far beyond that to making filtration products for a wide variety of markets. Flow Ezy’s primary concentration now is in the fluid power/hydraulics market. As a manufacturer, Flow Ezy sells most of its products through distributors, respecting its long-term relationships with them.…Continue Reading »