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


Spec Air Specialty Gases is a key source for PurityPlus® research-grade oxygen. It’s identified as Oxygen 5.0. With a 99.999% purity classification, it’s the top grade of oxygen PurityPlus® manufactures. That means it’s unreservedly appropriate for use in all sorts of critical Auburn laboratory and industrial applications.

In laboratories, PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 is frequently employed as either a bleaching or an oxidizing agent, as a combustible for flame ionization detectors, and wherever analytical or developmental applications profit in a big way from oxygen of such purity.

Industrial uses for PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 range far and wide. This, for one thing, is the premier gas for laser-etching silicon substrates in the manufacture of semiconductors. It also figures quite often as a constituent of gas blends used to further industrial hygiene and safety.

In addition, you’ll find PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 used to a great degree in …

  • gas welding, gas cutting, and comparable industry applications;
  • the steel industry – principally to elevate 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 manufacture of top-quality bleached pulp;
  • the medical and healthcare industries – where extreme purity is essential, say, during surgery, for intensive-care treatment, and for inhalation therapy;
  • waste-water treatment plants.

There are, as you’d surely surmise, other uses for PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0. But these are the uses to which most of our Auburn-area customers put it. Besides the fact that we make it abundantly available to them – wherever and whenever they need it – our customers also value the personal, localized service we deliver … along with our uniform, highly competitive pricing.

For the ultra-high-purity, research-grade oxygen you need, contact Spec Air Specialty Gases, your next-door PurityPlus® Partner and specialty gas specialist, today.