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  • Rotary Dryer Customized for Fine Materials

    Engineers at Heyl Patterson Thermal Processing designed a smaller scale rotary dryer to be able to efficiently convey and dry small particles without running into the issues a customer was having with previous drying methods when they changed to a finer particle size. The custom internal...

  • Wet Scrubber Eliminates Odors

    The ACO wet scrubber is used for various purposes, such as eliminating fine powders, bad smells, water soluble solvents, sticky/greasy powders, etc. Dry/wet dust and odor removal can be achieved. The double scrubber can efficiently separate 99% of 1-micron particles. The single scrubber can remove...

  • Is Attrition Affecting Your Powder Handling Process?

    This is a very interesting question, in that some bulk solids are friable, meaning that they fracture or break easily. This can be disconcerting as damaged product creates a myriad of problems such as flow issues, product quality issues, environmental and safety issues, etc. In this article we will...

  • Mechanical Splices and Fasteners

    4B vise splices are mechanical splices and fasteners for use on most PVC and rubber elevator belts. Each splice unit is made of three pieces. The outside plates have two different gripping areas. The ribbed gripping area is mounted towards the face of the belt. The opposite end has a series of both...

  • Twin-Screw Feeder Delivers Precise Batch Size and Weight

    The Model TSF twin-screw feeder from Best Process Solutions (BPS) is designed for precise batching and weighing applications. The feeder’s dual-helix design combines fast, high-volume filling with accurate dribble flow at the end of the cycle. Its compact design is ideal when limited space...

  • High-Shear Mixer Has Multi-Blade Chopper

    ACG Engineering offers the Quest HSM III high-shear mixer that incorporates 12-bar pressure shock resistance and the X-One Command process control system. Designed to facilitate compliance with cGMP standards, the versatile Quest HSM III features interchangeable process bowls of 15, 30, and 65 l,...

  • New Inductive Proximity Switch Introduced

    Users can reduce downtime, protect expensive equipment, and safeguard operations with Control Concepts’ new Dazic Prox-Micro inductive proximity switch. This non-contacting speed-sensing device is ideal for use with conveyor systems or other shaft-driven components. It can be installed in...

  • Nestlé Reinforces Commitment to Professional Development for Youth

    The second Mercosur Youth Summit took place for the first time in Brazil, with Nestlé bringing together 58 partner companies to reaffirm their commitment to young people from Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay, and offer 45,000 opportunities for jobs and on the job training by the end...

  • How to Improve Inline Moisture and Composition Measurements

    In industries that produce powders and bulk solids, controlling moisture content can substantially impact the production costs and yields, material handling, purchase price, shipping costs, and, perhaps most importantly, the quality of the final product. When processing dry bulk solids such as...

  • 3A Certified Point Level Measurement Probes

    Ametek Drexelbrook has expanded its point level measurement offering with the new 700-3201 series of fully 3A certified capacitance/RF admittance probes, specifically designed for mid-level to premium point level measurement products within sanitary applications that require 3A approval. This 700-...

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