Tubular Glass Photobioreactors (PBR)

SCHOTT offers technically and economically superior products for photobioreactors (PBRs) to the algae market. Borosilicate glass tubing DURAN® allow for optimum light input for highest growth rates. With glass U-bends, manifolds and food-grade couplings we provide reliable and long lasting solutions for bio-secure algae cultivation of haematococcus, spirulina and others.

Crystal clear Benefits of Closed Tubular Glass PBR Systems

  • Bio-Secure
    protection against bio-contamination
    & culture crashes

  • Productive
    up to 200 liter/m2 photoactive volume;
    PBR height < 6 m

  • Cost Efficient
    sustainable light transmission > 95% air-glass-water

  • Durable
    lifetime of 50 years and more

  • Resistant
    against chemicals, corrosion, sagging, scratches,
    UV-light

  • Food Safe
    food grade and pharma grade

Filling of a closed PBR with inoculum, A4F-Algae for Future

Filling of a closed PBR with inocculum, A4F-Algae for Future
The PBR consists of SCHOTT glass tubes, U-Bends and Couplings and is located at A4F-Algae for Future, Portugal.

Installation guide for the SCHOTT Couplings

Exhibitions & Events
26.
September
Exhibition Powtech, Nuremberg, Germany, 09-26 to 09-28-2017
29.
October
Exhibition Algae Biomass Summit, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, 10-29 to 11-01-2017
05.
February
Exhibition GFIA, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 02-05 to 02-06-2018
Contact
SCHOTT North America, Inc.
Corporate Office

555 Taxter Road
Elmsford, NY 10523
USA
E-Mail to SCHOTT+1 (914) 831-2200
SCHOTT uses Cookies on this Website to enhance the user experience and provide the best possible Service. By continuing to browse the Website, you consent to our use of Cookies.