Articles in the category Aerospace application

FEP Bladder System for Hydrogen Peroxide Tanks

22/07/2016

Working with MT Aerospace, Holscot developed an FEP bladder system based on FEP film to contain drinking water for the International Space Station. The FEP bladder comprised a liner which was bonded to the metallic tank and a collapsible FEP Diaphragm which assisted in the total expulsion of the potable water. The two components were...
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Drinking Water in Space

30/03/2016

It’s not all recycled urine! Some drinking water used to be transported up to the International Space Station in tanks – and the tanks were lined with Holscot FEP bladders! Working with MT Aerospace in Germany, Holscot developed a lining system for their steel tanks which incorporated a collapsible diaphragm to push the drinking water out...
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