Corning to Supply Ceramic Membrane Liquid Filters to Ionics
January 20, 2003
Corning Inc. and Ionics, Inc. recently announced an agreement for the supply of Corning ceramic membrane liquid filters to Ionics for the food and beverage processing industries. The multi-year agreement further enhances Ionics' integrated membrane systems approach for these markets. Ionics will incorporate Corning's advanced ceramic membrane filters into its process membrane systems for food and beverage processing applications. Ionics will be the exclusive supplier of these advanced filters in food and beverage applications in North and South America and Western Europe. The filter types include 0.2 um, 0.01 um, and 0.005 um ceramic membrane filters used for microfiltration (MF) and ultrafiltration (UF).