The BHS candle filter (type CF) is a fully automatic, batch-operated filter with filter elements arranged vertically inside a pressure vessel. It is used for clarifying liquids with a low solids content. The candle filter is a compact unit, allowing high throughput rates, dry cake discharge and a wide range of cake treatment options.
BHS also provides complete candle filter installations including fittings, instrumentation, piping, pumps, tanks, skids and control systems. The plants have a modular design for easy transport and assembly.