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.
The Type 546 ball valve, available in 2-1/2-, 3-, and 4-in. sizes, is suitable for industrial water treatment, wastewater technology, potable water treatment, chemical distribution, electroplating, and power plants.
This all-purpose PTFE-bellows solenoid valve eliminates the leaking of fugitive emissions to the atmosphere.
A new line of boot-mounted rotary feeders can be retrofitted on existing bucket conveyors from 9 to 48 in. wide for added flexibility and productivity.
RNL insertion-style liquid vortex flowmeters now have updated electronics and onboard displays.
The 4BKR media-separated solenoid valve controls the flow of either ultra pure or corrosive media, preventing premature failure on wetted-type solenoid valves.
In the face of rising and unpredictable energy prices, Unilever's plant in Rexdale, Ontario, has embarked on a campaign to improve energy efficiency in order to remain competitive.
DuPont has agreed to provide residents near its plant in Washington, WV, with clean water should perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) reach 0.5 parts per billion (ppb) in the area's drinking supplies.
Alberta's energy regulator will resolve a dispute in January between Nova Chemicals and Quicksilver, an energy firm focused on unconventional gas resources, over access to the Canadian province's pipeline system that could impact ethane supplies to Nova's petrochemicals plants.
U.S. and global economies are slowing, but both should see continued if more moderate growth in the new year, say top chemical industry economists.
Democratic control of the 110th Congress that convenes in January makes trade sanctions against China more likely, but a legislative effort to redress the U.S.-China trade imbalance could kill the golden goose of China's market for U.S. chemical makers and other major exporters.
The submersible Plasgear, billed as the industry's first thermoplastic gear operator, is constructed of composite plastic with black urethane coating.
The media used in new DuraShield cartridge filters is a proprietary high-strength, polyester-reinforced material with a fluorocarbon melt-blown outer-surface layer that makes possible a high-efficiency minimum efficiency reporting value (MERV) of 15.