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  • A Simple Guide to Sifter Selection

    In a world full of differing dry powder sieving technologies, how do you determine the most appropriate equipment for your specific application? What follows is a simple, short descriptive guide to sifter selection for the most popular sieving technologies for dry bulk solids. Please note the...

  • Dry Conveying Option for Food Packaging

    The new System Plast NG Evo conveyor chain features a proprietary, low-friction FDA-approved material for dry conveying in food packaging applications. The new chain provides a higher breaking load, greater elasticity, lower coefficient of friction, and greater abrasion resistance than the original...

  • Dangers of Hot Work on Tanks Containing Biological or Organic Material

    Earlier this month a team of U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) investigators deployed to the Omega Protein facility in Moss Point, MS, where a tank explosion on July 28, 2014, killed a contract worker and severely injured another. Working alongside federal OSHA inspectors, a CSB team found that the...

  • Small Footprint Robotic Palletizer

    Schneider Packaging Equipment Company, Inc. offers its newest small footprint robotic palletizer featuring Fanuc’s new M-20ia/35, a light payload handling robot with a cable-integrated arm. The robotic palletizer provides a simple, economical, and portable robotic end-of-line palletizing...

  • Farr Gold Series Dust Collector Updates Provide Enhanced Ease of Use, Safety

    Camfil Air Pollution Control has announced two updates to its line of Farr Gold Series cartridge dust and fume collectors. The two improvements – one to the filter access door hardware and the other to the filter clamping system – provide enhanced ease of use, safety, and reliability,...

  • Bulk Packaged Products: Balancing Quantity and Quality

    The sight of people pushing overflowing shopping carts to the car, packed with bulk purchases, has become an increasingly familiar one around the world. People are not just buying for today and tomorrow; they are buying for next week or next month even. In doing so, they can make better use of...

  • Blending Beds for Different Bulk Goods

    In many industrial processes (i.e. the cement industry) the regularity of the raw materials used plays an important role in the manufacture of products. This uniform consistency is ensured through blending beds located within the storage yard. As a system supplier, BEUMER Group develops stackers...

  • Bulk Bag Material Conditioner Features Ultra-Compact Footprint

    Discharging bulk bags containing material that has solidified, hardened, or agglomerated can cause serious operational bottlenecks. Conditioning and emptying bulk bags can be dangerous if the proper equipment is not utilized. This patented system utilizes hydraulically actuated, heavy wall...

  • Bunting Offers Self-Cleaning Plate Housing Magnet

    This new self-cleaning plate housing magnet removes tramp iron and ferrous fines from flow-resistant bulk materials. Designed for use in the grain and milling industries, the device is also applicable to many other dry material processes. Incorporating powerful rare earth magnets to consistently...

  • How to Screen Frac Sand

    “Frac sand” is high-purity quartz sand used by the petroleum industry during the hydraulic fracturing process (a.k.a. “fracking”) to extract oil and natural gases trapped between rock formations. In the extraction process, the frac sand is mixed with water treated with...

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