NEW YORK (AP) - Expectations for limited volume growth and excess capacity in the chemicals industry, along with concern that raw material prices may rise before demand picks up, are drags on the sector, a Moody's Investor Service analyst said Monday.
Duperon® Perforated Plate technology is designed to protect against the sources of ultra screening problems, such as blinding, stapling, clogging, extruding and leaking.
The KALFLEX® pipe system is designed for connecting structural components that move due to vibration, thermal expansion, or intended movement. Features of the pipe system include: Flexible and wear resistant.
Brookfield Engineering recently introduced the Powder Flow Tester (PFT) for the analysis of powder flow behavior in industrial processing equipment.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has released the Escalab 250Xi X-ray photoelectron spectrometer (XPS). This surface characterization tool is designed for surface chemistry research and development applications as well as routine characterization of surfaces, thin films and coatings.
ChemSW, Inc. has released a new capability in its CISPro Global and CISPro Live chemical inventory systems that allows users to define and identify GHS values for chemicals in the CISPro database.
IMI's Magnetic Drum Separators provide ferrous metal removal from dry, bulk products in free-flowing processing systems. By nature of design, the units are continously self-cleaning. Material enters the top of the housing and flows across the surface of the drum.
METTLER TOLEDO has released the new G20 Compact Titrator, designed for basic applications. Features of the titrator include: One Click™ user interface, optimized for direct access to all routine tasks.
Scientific Dust Collectors has added a new dust collector to its Baghouse line. The SPJ-BL Series Baghouse is a high ratio unit that features: A patented nozzle cleaning system. Internal high side inlet baffles. 1,000 to 5,000 CFM, depending upon the dust type.
The MEGATEX XD™ Screener is designed for high-volume screening applications. Features of the screener include: 25 to 50 percent more capacity per square foot of screen cloth. Footprint measuring 12’ × 12’ × 12’ (for the standard model).
Spiroflow Systems, Inc. has redesigned its C1-2 Bulk Bag Filler to include a programmable controller that can increase filling accuracy and cycle speed. Features of the filler include: Aautomatic gain in weight adjustment to monitor and compensate for any weight variation.
PIAB recently released the VGS™3040 vacuum gripper system, which uses a COAX® cartridge to effectively position vacuum power and reduce line losses. Other features include: Integrated blow-off check valve.
The new S10 and S17 Sulfide Analytical Sensors from Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD) are designed to ensure that water has been adequately treated for sulfates and hydrogen sulfide. The S10 Sensor is an immersion or an insertion style sensor while the S17 is a valve retractable style sensor.
Topp Industries, Inc. has introduced its Premium series of corrosion resistant and high temperature fiberglass basins with vinyl ester resin. The basins: Are resistant to acids, alkalis, hypochlorites and many other solvents.
The VAC-U-MAX Model TK- industrial vacuum cleaner is designed for high-speed transfer of liquids directly into a closed top 55-gallon drum. The TK-01 operates on plant compressed air and features: Recovery rates of better than one-gallon per second.