Acti Desolidex

Water Filtration Application

Use Acti Desolidex in pool, waste water, and drinking water filtration as an upgrade from traditional sand or silica. Acti Desolidex can be used in your existing filters to offer a cost-saving array of benefits.

  • Macro and micro pores allow Acti Desolidex to trap all particles
  • Reduces backwashing frequency by an average 40%
  • Produces cleaner water by filtering down to a finer micron
  • Releases materials easily during backwashing
  • Reduces filtration times by an average 25%
  • Eliminates algae growth
  • Lasts more than three times longer than sand or silica
  • Reduces the need for chlorine treatment by an average of 40%


Available in the following sizes (contact us for custom size):
  • 0.4-1.0mm
  • 0-1mm
  • 1-3mm

General Information

Acti Desolidex carries a negative charge that attracts finer particles to produce cleaner water. With 100 times more surface area and less breakdown than standard filter sand, Acti Desolidex lasts longer and performs better, improving your results and saving on operational expenses.

Data Sheets

Acti Desolidex – Water Filtration Grade


Choose the packaging and shipping arrangement that best suits your needs, from small packaging to bulk bags or custom sizes made just for you. We can accommodate virtually any size, from one metric ton to thousands.


We maintain competitive pricing in an effort to win and retain your business for as long as you need us. Our goal is to meet the needs of every customer, including those with special requests and demanding production schedules.

A 15-day general turnaround for manufacturing allows us to get your compounds to you as quickly as possible, so you can keep up with the demands of your business. Contact us to get in touch with a distributor in your area if you don’t have time to wait for materials.

We currently ship to 44 countries across the world and we’re happy to ship to yours, too. The dependable and professional logistics channels we have in place make it easy to offer great pricing and service regardless of your location.

African Pegmatite

With 48 years as professionals in mining and manufacturing, we have the insight, network, and experience to offer you the very best in quality, service, and efficiency. We’ve been accredited by the ISO 9001 since 2002 and have most recently met the 2015 standard.

We aim to provide the very best materials available to our customers, and become your one-stop shop for colourants, minerals, compounds, and more. Take a look at our general water filtration page to see all the other water filtration and supplementary products we have available.

If you’d like to become a distributor of African Pegmatite products, get in touch with us and we’ll customise an arrangement with you.