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Mixing Systems

April 16, 2007 6:48 am | Articles | Comments

Variations of the Paravisc modular mixing system from Ekato Corp. are being used for the production of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, gels, toothpastes, shampoos, and foodstuffs as well as paste-like products such as adhesives, paints, and building materials.

Pollution Solution? Nano Research Leads to Happy Accident

April 16, 2007 6:44 am | Articles | Comments

Nanomaterial manufacturer nGimat may have accidentally found a solution to some of industry's biggest environmental problems. The company's ionic liquid solvents, stumbled upon during non-related precursor work, are now being developed to make industrial processes run cleaner and consume less energy.

Intelligent Inspectors: Solid Metal Detection With a Twist

April 16, 2007 6:29 am | Articles | Comments

Manufacturers do not need reminding that in today's litigious and safety conscious climate, a solid metal detection process is crucial. As they strive for greater automation and uptime, compliance with legislation and good manufacturing practice (GMP), manufacturers want a metal detector that does more than just prevent contamination.


Shaft Grounding Ring

April 16, 2007 6:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

The AEGIS SGR conductive microfiber shaft grounding ring is suitable for predictive and preventive maintenance programs on VFD-controlled AC motors and large DC motors.

Lock-Out Relays

April 16, 2007 6:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

Types WL-2 and WL field-proven lock-out relays (LORs) can be used to automatically trip and lock out circuit breakers and other devices, protecting this critical equipment from damaging electrical faults.

Bulk Forklift Container

April 16, 2007 6:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

The P-333 Ship Shape bulk forklift container, which features an optional hinged panel, opens on one side to promote easy access to goods for fast, ergonomically sound order picking and assembly operations and seals shut for secure lifting and transportation.

Stackers With Electric Lift

April 16, 2007 6:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

Available with manual or electric drive, these stackers allow workers to lift, transport, and position up to 3,000 pounds at a time.

Automated Bulk Bag Filling System

April 16, 2007 6:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

This automated bulk bag filling system is engineered to increase productivity while maximizing the output of dense, stable filled bags.


Horizontal Conveyors

April 16, 2007 6:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

Like a conventional vibratory conveyor, the Slipstick horizontal-motion conveyor is a rigid pan design that moves bulk material by applying periodic motion to the product.

Air-Loaded Pressure Regulator

April 13, 2007 12:10 pm | Product Releases | Comments

The Series PRA pneumatically controlled pressure regulator, also known as a pressure reducing valve, maintains a constant downstream pressure from 5 to 125 psi with very high accuracy over varying flow rates.

Recommended Reading: Test Results for Purging Compounds

April 13, 2007 11:52 am | Articles | Comments

The Dyna-Purge Division of Shuman Plastics Inc., Buffalo, NY, has introduced its new Dyna-Purge M grade. One of 10 engineered purging compounds, this enhanced formulation has been engineered to provide dual-scrubbing action so that it can purge faster and clean more effectively than other types of purging products.

More on Safety: Catalog or CD

April 13, 2007 11:52 am | Articles | Comments

Elobau Sensor Technologies, Lake Bluff, IL, is offering a 356-page print catalog or a CD to readers interested in learning more about magnetic sensors, vehicle and machine safety components, e-stops, and other devices

Sliding Vane Pumps

April 13, 2007 10:30 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cavitation is the main cause of excess noise and added vibration in a pump. LGL and LG Series sliding vane pumps are designed to produce less noise and less vibration than competitive pumps, resulting in longer pump life and reduced costs.

Microsite News: Link to RoHS Stats

April 13, 2007 8:58 am | Articles | Comments

FCI, Etters, PA, has set up online help for those concerned with meeting the Chinese RoHS environmental regulations that went into effect on March 1.

Safety Record: DuPont

April 13, 2007 7:42 am | News | Comments

DuPont Performance Elastomers, a subsidiary of DuPont, has set an all-time workplace safety record for the company with 60 years without an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recordable lost workday case.


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