Industrial talc, an open-pit-mined mineral used in ceramic, paint, and paper manufacturing contains asbestos fibers responsible for a pottery artisan's fatal mesothelioma, a jury ruled in the first U.S. verdict connecting industrial talc with asbestos-related cancer.
The Fabricators & Manufacturers Association is helping its members take the shock out of rising electricity costs.
Several leading chemical manufacturers have announced plans to replace their entire U.S. and Canadian chlorine tank car fleets by the end of 2017 with new rail tank cars that will feature significantly enhanced safety and security attributes.
Eastman Chemical Co., considered the largest producer of PET for packaging, has introduced a new generation of PET resins called ParaStar.
What can be done to prolong the life of a belt drive system?
Many solids processing companies have a serious potential for a dust explosion and may not even recognize the risks.
Maintaining a steady flow of molten sulfur and measuring that flow are challenging enough.
Established in 1906, the Perkin Medal is considered one of the chemical industry's most prestigious awards and the highest honor that the Society of Chemical Industry bestows on an individual for outstanding work in applied chemistry in the U.S.
The 2000 CC pump has been designed for municipal and industrial applications where close-coupled configurations are preferred but the robustness of a gear joint drive is needed.
The Servo-Flo 801-HV is a positive-displacement, two-component meter-mix dispensing system designed to apply small precision beads and metered shots of precisely mixed resins.
The benefits of preheating sludge upstream of thermophilic digesters are well documented.
The Fractionizer allows for precision size reduction of thin, leafy materials such as tea leaves, tobacco leaves, and spices.
The Greerco pipeline mixer is for the continuous high-speed, high-shear processing of applications involving homogenization, mixing, dispersion, and emulsion.
Palletized filling is recommended whenever drums are to be stored or shipped on pallets, and a new drum filler has been developed to fill four 55-gallon drums in four minutes.