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New Web Site Features Bulk Bag-Related Technical Resources

March 4, 2009
Control and Metering’s new Web site helps visitors become more knowledgeable about bulk bags and bulk-bag handling. It includes a blog featuring articles specifically related to bulk bags and their use, an interactive web-voter listing of bulk solids and bulk bag Internet resource sites, and technical articles and case studies.

Also known as FIBCs, big bags, bulk sacks, and bulk totes, bulk bags are intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) made of woven, polypropylene fabric. With payloads from a few hundred pounds to over a ton, bulk bags are an inexpensive means of shipping dry bulk solids.

Products and services include bulk bag fillers and unloaders, flexible screw conveyors, pneumatic conveying systems, and mechanical and electrical integration, installation, and facility design and construction services.

For more information, visit www.ControlAndMetering.com.