Wiped Film Molecular Distillation System for CBD/THC Distillate

Introduction

Molecular distillation is a special liquid-liquid separation technology, which is different from the traditional distillation by boiling point difference separation principle, but by different substances molecular movement of the average free path difference to achieve separation. Molecular distillation is considered as the safest mode of separation and to purify the thermally unstable molecules and related compounds with low volatility and elevated boiling point.

The process distinguishes the short residence time in the zone of the molecular evaporator exposed to heat and low operating temperature due to vacuum in the space of distillation.

Application

  • Molecular distillation is applied for separation of high boiling point, heat-sensitive and readily oxidization materials.

Cannabis distillation is a post-processing extraction technique done subsequent to an initial solvent-based extraction. The crude extraction is rich in various metabolites and has THC/CBD concentration of 60% to 80%. Distillation step further purifies this crude extract to achieve refinedness in terms of specific compounds such as CBD and THC. The refined product being free of terpenes and other metabolites will become independent of their effects. Next level of standardization will be based on THC and CBD concentration in the final product.

BioXtra’s wiped film distillation technology delivers greater consistency, higher purity and yields in every cannabis oil distillation. 

 

Key Features

  • High-precision evaporation barrel allows the liquid to form a complete and unified thin film on the heated surface, and prevent process residue.

  • High borosilicate glass 3.3, stainless steel and viton gaskets for ultimate corrosion resistance.

  • Molecular distillation process can be well observed through the transparent glass system.

  • Durable stainless steel construction enhances heat transfer capacity and high evaporation efficiency.

  • The magnetic force transmission system guarantees the sealing of the whole vacuum system. 

  • Gear pumps for continuous process.

  • Heavy duty stainless steel frame with stationable casters for mobility and stability.

BIOXTRA BEST SELLING MODELS

BXD-G60M

  • Process feed rate: 0.3 – 1L/hr*
  • Standard(Compliance): CE, CSA, UL
  • Price: starting at CAD$25,000 **              (approx. US$18,700)
  • Specification Sheet: DOWNLOAD
 

BXD-G150S

  • Process feed rate: 2 – 5L/hr*
  • Standard(Compliance): CE, CSA, UL
  • Price: starting at CAD$99,800 **              (approx. US$74,650)
  • Specification Sheet: DOWNLOAD
 

BXD-S150A

  • Process feed rate: 3 – 8L/hr*
  • Standard(Compliance): CE, CSA, UL
  • Price: starting at CAD$177,500 **              (approx. US$132,770)
  • Specification Sheet: DOWNLOAD
 
* Process feed rates are based on heat exchanger efficiency and may differ based on amount of low boiling molecules in feedstock.
** Please CONTACT us for pricing info for different Certified Versions.
 
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BioXtra distillation units are available in multi stage configurations and can be highly customized. Please CONTACT us for FREE consultation.