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Pall-Aquasafe™ AQF4, AQF42 Disposable Shower Head Filters

Disposable Shower Head Filter (Reorder Code: AQF4, AQF42) – 31 Day Use

The Pall-Aquasafe Disposable Shower Head Filter (Reorder Code: AQF4, AQF42) provides filtered water for topical applications such as wound care*, personal hygiene, for consumption and the preparation of cold drinks and food*, and for rinsing of medical instruments for up to 31 days. The double layer sterilising grade Supor® membrane is rated and validated at 0.2 μm1,2 and provides protection to patients and vulnerable users by acting as a barrier to waterborne particulates and pathogens such as Legionella spp. and Pseudomonasspp.

To minimise the risk of inadvertent cross-contamination and retrograde contamination, the filter housing material utilises silver technology as an enhanced, non-leaching bacteriostatic additive.

* Where local practices and regulations allow.
  • Easy to use, convenient and cost effective
  • Protection for high risk areas and for immunocompromised patients

 
Features Benefits
Protective barrier against waterborne contaminants including Pseudomonas spp.1 Reduces the risk of water associated nosocomial infection
Validated double layer sterilizing grade filtration with integral pre-filter Documented performance, validated according to international requirements
Enhanced bacteriostatic efficiency of 99.99 % for Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacteriostatic additive throughout housing material, minimises risk of inadvertent cross-contamination and retrograde contamination
Increased longevity Cost effective protection, easier logistics, reduced waste
Fully recyclable materials Environmentally friendly
Water saving quick connect adaptor option Cost saving
Compatible with common systemic heat and chemical disinfection Complementary to sanitisation programs
 


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Description

Disposable Shower Head Filter (Reorder Code: AQF4, AQF42) – 31 Day Use

The Pall-Aquasafe Disposable Shower Head Filter (Reorder Code: AQF4, AQF42) provides filtered water for topical applications such as wound care*, personal hygiene, for consumption and the preparation of cold drinks and food*, and for rinsing of medical instruments for up to 31 days. The double layer sterilising grade Supor® membrane is rated and validated at 0.2 μm1,2 and provides protection to patients and vulnerable users by acting as a barrier to waterborne particulates and pathogens such as Legionella spp. and Pseudomonasspp.

To minimise the risk of inadvertent cross-contamination and retrograde contamination, the filter housing material utilises silver technology as an enhanced, non-leaching bacteriostatic additive.

* Where local practices and regulations allow.
  • Easy to use, convenient and cost effective
  • Protection for high risk areas and for immunocompromised patients

 
Features Benefits
Protective barrier against waterborne contaminants including Pseudomonas spp.1 Reduces the risk of water associated nosocomial infection
Validated double layer sterilizing grade filtration with integral pre-filter Documented performance, validated according to international requirements
Enhanced bacteriostatic efficiency of 99.99 % for Pseudomonas aeruginosa Bacteriostatic additive throughout housing material, minimises risk of inadvertent cross-contamination and retrograde contamination
Increased longevity Cost effective protection, easier logistics, reduced waste
Fully recyclable materials Environmentally friendly
Water saving quick connect adaptor option Cost saving
Compatible with common systemic heat and chemical disinfection Complementary to sanitisation programs
 
Specifications
Flow rate against inlet water pressure

 
Pall-Aquasafe Disposable Water Filter (AQF4, AQF42) CE Marked Medical Device
Membrane area Approx. 1020 cm2
Membrane rating Sterilizing grade** membrane 0.2 μm Supor® with integrated pre-filtration layer (approx 1.0  µm)
Length (excluding quick connect adaptor) Approx. 240 mm
Maximum upstream operating pressure 5 bar (500 kPa) @ 60 °C
Normal upstream operating pressure 2 - 4 bar (200 - 400 kPa)
Maximum continuous operating temperature 60 °C
Maximum temperature exposure 70 °C for a total cumulative period of 30 mins over the life of the filter
Maximum lifetime 31 days
 

The Pall-Aquasafe Disposable Water Filter (AQF4, AQF42) is compatible with:
Chlorine Dioxide: up to 1.0 mg/L ClO2 (1 ppm) over indicated life.
Active Chlorine: 100 ppm active chlorine for 1 hour at 20 ºC +/- 5 ºC.
Continuous Treatment with Active Chlorine Followed by Shock Treatment: < 7 ppm active chlorine at 30 ºC over indicated life followed by shock treatment with 100 ppm active chlorine solution for 1 hour at 30 ºC.
pH: pH of 12.82 for 1 hour at 20 ºC +/- 5 ºC.
Peracetic Acid: 1000 ppm peracetic acid at 60 ºC for 2 hours.

** Pall-Aquasafe Disposable Water Filters are not to be used for producing waterfor infusion or injection.
Ordering Information
 
Reorder Code Description Packaging
AQF4 Pall-Aquasafe Disposable Shower Head Filter 12 units per case
AQF42 Pall-Aquasafe Disposable Shower Head Filter 2 units per case
 
Quick Connect Adaptors
SHO1/2MVR With valve, with restrictor for higher water pressures 1 unit
SHO1/2MNR Without valve, with restrictor for higher water pressures 1 unit
SHO1/2MVN With valve, without restrictor for lower water pressures 1 unit
SHO1/2MNN Without valve, without restrictor for lower water pressures 1 unit
 

As a guide, use of a restricted connector adaptor with water pressures above 3 bar may be advisable.

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Application
Water Filtration for Patient Care International
Segment
Water Filtration