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  • Chemical Activity Increase Should Continue into 2016

    The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), increased by 0.1 percent in July. This follows consecutive monthly gains during the second quarter, despite downward revisions in May and June. Data is measured on a three-month...

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  • Spee-Dee Launches New Urethane Split Hopper

    Access for cleaning inside of the hopper and tooling changeover is the main advantage of the new urethane split hopper. Powder fillers mounted on vertical form fill seal machines can be 10 to 12 ft in the air. The access door to change tooling is located on the top of the auger hopper cover, which...

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  • Horiba Founder and Supreme Counsel Has Died

    With great sadness, Horiba Ltd announces the death of the company founder and supreme counsel, Dr. Masao Horiba, who passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 14, 2015. He was 90 years old.   A private funeral service has already held by his family and a formal farewell is scheduled for...

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  • Ross India Moves into New Facility

    Ross vice president of corporate operations Joseph Martorana announced the successful move of the company’s India operations into a brand new facility. On July 14, 2015, Ross Process Equipment (RPE) held the inauguration of its state-of-the-art 20,000-sq-ft manufacturing plant and...

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  • Mixing Solutions Catalog Released

    Powder Technologies Inc. announces the availability of the 2015 Ystral Catalog – 110% Mixing Solutions. The catalog provides an overview of the wide range of Ystral’s products and services, with an additional focus on the processing systems. Technical information is updated and...

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  • NFPA Introduces NFPA 652 Combustible Dust Standard

    Every year, destructive and deadly dust-related fires and explosions affect a wide range of industries around the world. In the United States alone, 50 combustible dust accidents occurred between 2008 and 2012. To manage the dust-related fire, flash fire, and explosion hazards in industries that...

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  • Bühler Aeroglide Adds Food Technologist

    Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and technology for food, feed, and industrial materials, has added a food technologist to support the processing needs of food manufacturing customers. Dvijal Patel joins the company’s process development group as a food...

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  • Nestlé Purina PetCare to Acquire Merrick Pet Care Inc.

    Nestlé Purina PetCare Co. has signed an agreement to acquire Merrick Pet Care Inc., one of the fastest-growing natural and organic pet food companies. Upon completion of the transaction, which is expected to close over the next several months, Merrick will continue to operate as an...

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  • Nestlé Launches Global R&D Center

    Nestlé celebrated the grand opening of its new Nestlé Research & Development Center in Solon, Ohio on July 22, and marked the completion of a $50 million, two-year project to establish this global center dedicated to transforming the way the world enjoys frozen and chilled foods....

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  • Union Process Builds Larger Combination Lab Mill

    Union Process Inc. has built its first combination mill comprised of an S1 batch mill combined with an SDM-05 mill, designed to operate as a bead mill.   Much like the company's HD-01/HDDM-01 combination mill, this laboratory mill is a larger version of the same principle. For...

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