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What the U.S.Needs to Stayat the Top

December 4, 2006 4:34 am | Comments

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.

Compact Pump (1628)

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

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.

Meter-Mix Dispense System

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

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.


Direct Steam Injection Heaters

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

The benefits of preheating sludge upstream of thermophilic digesters are well documented.

Size Reduction Equipment

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

The Fractionizer allows for precision size reduction of thin, leafy materials such as tea leaves, tobacco leaves, and spices.

Pipeline Mixers

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

The Greerco pipeline mixer is for the continuous high-speed, high-shear processing of applications involving homogenization, mixing, dispersion, and emulsion.

Drum Filler (1634)

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

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.

Large-Diameter Ball Valve

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

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.


Solenoid Valve

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

This all-purpose PTFE-bellows solenoid valve eliminates the leaking of fugitive emissions to the atmosphere.

Rotary Feeders

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

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.

Updated Flowmeters

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

RNL insertion-style liquid vortex flowmeters now have updated electronics and onboard displays.

Media-Separated Solenoid Valve

December 4, 2006 4:31 am | Comments

The 4BKR media-separated solenoid valve controls the flow of either ultra pure or corrosive media, preventing premature failure on wetted-type solenoid valves.

Energy Diet: Margarine & Vegetable Oil Plant Sheds More Than Expected

December 4, 2006 4:30 am | Comments

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.

PFOA Worries:DuPont and ResidentsReach Water Agreement

December 4, 2006 4:28 am | Comments

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.

Pipeline Dispute:Nova and QuicksilverFace Off Over Access

December 4, 2006 4:28 am | Comments

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.


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