PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0: The Preferred Ultra-High-Purity, Research-Grade Oxygen

Arc3 Gases plays a vital role in the production of PurityPlus® research-grade oxygen. It’s labeled as Oxygen 5.0. With a 99.999% purity classification, it’s the top grade of oxygen PurityPlus® turns out. That’s your clue that it’s ideal for use in all sorts of critical laboratory and industrial applications.

In laboratories, PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 normally serves as either a bleaching or an oxidizing agent, as a combustible for flame ionization detectors, and in applications of an exceptionally analytical or developmental nature that would profit in a major way from oxygen of such purity.

Industrial uses for PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 are plentiful. This, for starters, is the leading gas for laser-etching silicon substrates in the creation of semiconductors. It also figures quite often as a component in gas blends used to advance industrial hygiene and safety.

What’s more, you’ll find PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 used heavily in …

  • gas welding, gas cutting, and similar industry applications;
  • the steel industry – principally to increase combustion temperatures in blast and open-hearth furnaces;
  • oxidation processes crucial to the chemical, pharmaceutical, and petroleum industries;
  • glass and ceramic production;
  • pulp and paper manufacturing – mainly as a bleaching chemical in the making of high-quality bleached pulp;
  • the medical and healthcare industries – where extreme purity is vital, say, during surgery, for intensive-care treatment, and for inhalation therapy;
  • waste-water treatment plants.

There are, as you’d expect, other uses for PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0. But these are the uses to which most of our local-area customers put it. Besides the fact that we make it extensively available to them – wherever and whenever they need it – our customers also appreciate the personal, localized service we deliver … not to mention our consistent, highly competitive pricing.

For a constant supply of the ultra-high-purity, research-grade oxygen you need, contact Arc3 Gases, your next-door PurityPlus® Partner and specialty gas specialist, today.