The contamination of fluids and fuels within industrial systems can cause additional wear and unnecessary damage to equipment, leading to system downtime and costly repairs. While there are several methods for contamination analysis, many require the use of laboratory equipment for processing. Using the Millipore® Patch Test Kit allows for the rapid analysis of samples onsite, providing a quick insight into the state of your system.
The Millipore® Patch Test Kit is a complete solution for the field-based collection and analysis of hydrocarbon-based hydraulic fluids, hydraulic oils, bulk chemicals, boiler water, and lubricating oils. This portable system allows for the dependable detection of contamination through sensitive, colorimetric analysis.
Generic operating instructions are found in the kit. We recommend consulting your regulatory method for specific method details. Additionally, 5.0 µm mixed cellulose ester (MCE) membranes are included in this kit. Please check to ensure these filters are compatible with your method, samples, and solvent. Other membranes are available for purchase in our catalog.