Product Description: Clearline Plus Five-Day Microfiltration Cartridge removes bacteria, fungi, and protozoa from dental unit water exiting dental instruments utilizing an 0.22 micron point of use filter; integrated anti-retraction checkvalve prevents cross contamination between patients by eliminating suck-back of bacteria and viruses. Cartridge lasts five working days.

Product Application: Clearline Plus Five-Day Microfiltration Cartridge connects to dental unit waterlines via luer fittings and is designed for use with air/water syringes, high speed handpieces and ultrasonic scalers. Disposable cartridge needs replacing only once every five working days.

Features and Benefits:

0.2 micron filter membrane prevents pathogenic bacteria from reaching the dental instrumentEliminates patient and staff exposure to disease causing microbes including Legionella (Legionnaires' disease), Mycobacterium avium (Chronic lung disease), Klebsiella pneumoniae (Acute pneumonia), and Moraxella spp (Endocarditis).

Integrated anti-retraction checkvalve - Eliminates cross contamination between patients by preventing suck-back of bacteria and viruses including HIV and Hepatitis.

Air vent - Prevents air locks ensuring a normal water flow rate.

No toxic substances required for utilization or maintenance - Prevents patient and staff exposure to dangerous chemicals and corrosives which otherwise must be used to treat dental unit waterlines.

Easily installed on existing or new dental unit waterlines - Provides point of use filtration on waterlines with high-speed handpieces, ultrasonic scalers, and air/water syringes.

Lasts five working days - Eliminates time consuming daily maintenance regimens.

Visible to patients - Displays dentist's commitment to high levels of infection control.

Disposable cartridge - Saves stafftime; replacement takes only seconds.

Technical Specifications of the Clearline Plus 5-day Microfiltration Cartridge

 Dimensions: 10 cm x 1.5 cm
 Capacity: 5 days
 Membrane: 0.2 micron pore polyethersulfone(PES)
 Air Vent: 1 sq cm hydrophobic 0.2 PVDF
 Weight: 0.3 oz
 Effective Surface Area: 10 square centimeters
 Flow rate: 275 ml/minute
 Optimum working pressure: 30-40 psi
 Fitting, inlet: Female luer
 Fitting, outlet: Male luer
 Composition: Lexan polycarbonate, silastic rubber, PES,PVDF,PVC
 Packaging: Individually sealed, 12 units per box

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