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  • Application Note Describes Characterization of Mineral-Based Make-Up

    A new application note from Malvern Instruments outlines research and methodology for measuring the size, shape, and intensity of particles in mineral-based powder make-up, using the Morphologi G3 image analysis based particle characterization system. The freely downloadable publication “...

  • Free Magnetic Pull Test Kit Available

    As part of Industrial Magnetics’ “Free, No Obligation Plant Audit” program, the company has announced an additional bonus: IMI will provide a free, magnetic pull test kit (a $600 value) with a minimum, qualifying purchase resulting from the free plant audit, allowing customers the...

  • Free-Standing Ductless Fume Hoods

    AirClean Systems’ ductless fume hood lineup has been further expanded to include free-standing fume hoods capable of enclosing equipment up to 52 in. tall. To fit a variety of applications, three models are available: AC3000E (36 in.), AC4000E (48 in.), and AC6000E (72 in.). These off-the-...

  • Editor's Choice

    Conveyor Belt Cleaner and Tensioning System The Skalper IV blade and E-Z Torque tensioning system is new and improved. The enhanced Skalper series of conveyor belt precleaners have been installed and solved carry-back problems worldwide. The simple and effective Skalper belt cleaner with E-Z...

  • Ten Things You Should Know When Considering a Tumble Blender

    Christine Banaszek cbanaszek@mixers.com Christine Banaszek Whether you are seriously considering a tumble blender for your process or still shopping for a suitable piece of blending equipment, here are 10 basic...

  • Bags, Bagging, & Packaging Spotlight - March 2010

    Bulk Bag Filling Systems USDA-accepted bulk bag filling systems are engineered, fabricated, and constructed to USDA-accepted guidelines to simplify integration and start-up of bulk bag filling systems into food processing and packaging operations. Features include: 32 Ra surface finishes to...

  • Bin Activators & Dischargers Spotlight - March 2010

    Heavy-Duty Bin Activators for Large Silos Exclusive ASME dished-head bin activators are designed for severe-duty service on large silos. The dished-head/lower-cone construction provides a compound slope profile that safely handles large head loads while preventing compaction at the outlet, a...

  • Mills, Granulators, & Crushers Spotlight - March 2010

    Lump Breaker The Delumper 2085L crusher breaks up lumps, crushes minerals, improves product consistency, facilitates mixing, drying, and conveying, and keeps process lines running smoothly. This powerful lump breaker reduces a wide range of materials including chemicals, sugar, food, mineral,...

  • Automated Handling of Activated Carbon in Bulk Reduces Bags Dust and Labor for Municipal WTPs

    Two cities, one in the United States and the other in Canada, over 700 miles apart, were experiencing nearly identical problems caused by manual addition of powdered activated carbon to their municipal water treatment systems. Both cities not only eliminated a health hazard caused by carbon powder...

  • Mastering the Science of Dough Mixing

    Since 1994, the Pasta Shoppe in Nashville, TN has been making more than 45 different themed pasta shapes including "Home Sweet Home" and "Cold Cash." That same year they kicked off the manufacture of various college and university mascots and logo shapes. Whatever the shape,...

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