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Titanium may hold the key to filtration woes

May 15, 2018

Titanium is more commonly associated with the defence and aerospace sectors than the wine sector, but the super strong metal is starting to attract interest in winery circles. Adelaide company AMS Filtration has developed a new filter membrane that outlasts and outperforms conventional polymeric (plastic) or ceramic membranes by a considerable margin. Three of Australia's largest wine producers placed an order for Viti-flow following on-site trials and other orders have come from the USA (sight unseen)