Filter Press Cloth
Great Lakes Filters offers the widest selection of regular and high wet strength grades of filter press cloth and filter press paper. Using these filter papers, we can create solutions to optimize clarity, flow rate and overall performance.
We offer lint-free and FDA grades of filter paper as well as non-wovens and standard grades for applications where product clarity is a major concern – including pharmaceutical, beverage, cooking oil, wine, whiskey, syrups and industrial oils. We also offer filter presses and gravity bed type units from suppliers like Serfilco, Oberlin and ACE.
Our converting capabilities allow us to offer custom die-cut filter press paper, or convert to rolls, sheets, circles and any other shape or size.
Great Lakes Filters and our Filpaco product line have a long track record in supplying filter paper and cloth to the industry for the widest variety of applications. From dewatering of mineral mining slurries to blood plasma purification, Great Lakes Filters’ Filpaco line has the optimal grade for your application.
Die cut filter paper and slit and re-rolled filter paper has been our specialty since 1951.
Custom sizes and configurations available upon request.
Applications for Filter Press Cloth
- Process Filtration
- Waste Treatment
- Beer, Wine, and Spirits
Types of Filter Press Machines
- Plate and Frame
- Recessed Plate
Choose Great Lakes to replace your filter press cloth
Contact an engineer today for options, drawings, and pricing on your filter press components or the machine itself.
Filter Press Cloth
Great Lakes Filters specializes in custom cut filter press cloth in many different materials such as nylon, polyester, cotton, and polypropylene. Paper, felt and non-woven and woven materials can be cut and sewn as well. We offer a variety of weaves and finishes including: heat set, calendared single and double glazed. Custom edges shapes and sizes available with drawing.
Filpaco Paper Grade Chart
|Grade||Thickness (Inches)*||Color & Texture||Flow Rate (GPM)*||Wet Strength*||Micron*|
|030||.010||White – Creped||235||10||24|
|035||.020||White – Creped||360||12||35|
|050||.040||White – Creped||435||12||31|
|055||.032||White – Creped||435||10||30|
|060||.039||Tan – Creped||100||10||8|
|080||.050||White – Smooth||60||100||1.5|
|100||.025||White – Smooth||200||75||20|
|115||.027||White – Smooth||100||85||7|
|130||.015||White – Creped||670||65||48|
|135||.027||Tan – Creped||200||95||14|
|140||.028||White – Smooth||1300||150||55|
|150||.007||White – Smooth||12||90||2|
|180||.017||White – Creped||360||50||40|
|185||.010||White – Creped||235||100||27|
|190||.026||White – Creped||435||75||30|
|200||.024||White – Creped||600||50||40|
|215||.006||White – Creped||130||90||43|
|258||.030||White – Creped||100||100||20|