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 makes it 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 cover a lot of ground. 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 compounds used to further industrial hygiene and safety.

What’s more, you’ll find PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 used extensively 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 important to the chemical, pharmaceutical, and petroleum industries;
  • glass and ceramic manufacture;
  • pulp and paper manufacturing – mostly as a bleaching chemical in the production of top-quality bleached pulp;
  • the medical and healthcare industries – where the greatest purity is essential, say, during surgery, for intensive-care treatment, and for inhalation therapy;
  • waste-water treatment plants.

There are, as you might expect, 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 reliable, highly competitive pricing.

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