Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Paints & Coatings

AGC to Present the Advantages of Using FEVE-Based Powder Coatings for Architectural Applications

September 24, 2015

EXTON, Pa. – Kristen Blankenship, technical service chemist at AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present the latest advancements of fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE)-based powder coatings for architectural applications at the 2015 Powder Coatings Symposium on October 14 at 9:40 a.m. Blankenship will discuss the chemistry, exceptional weatherability and environmental benefits of FEVE... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Bionomic Gas Scrubbing Equipment Used to Clean Reformer Generated Syngas as Part of Rentech-Clear Fuels Technology Inc. Biorefinery Demonstration Project

September 23, 2015

Bionomic Industries, a worldwide leading manufacturer of cutting edge syngas purification technologies, has recently provided gas cleaning equipment as part of a 20 ton per day demonstration scale Rentech-Clear Fuels gasifier at the Rentech Technology Center (RETC) in Colorado. Integrated with Rentech's existing Product Demonstration Unit (PDU), which consists of Rentech's Fischer-Tropsch... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Steam Trapping Station features leak-free body design.

September 23, 2015

Comprising isolation valve, steam trap connector with strainer, and check valve in modular single-piece body, STS17.2 Steam Trapping Station eliminates potential leak paths caused by multiple screwed connections. Technology allows steam trap to be changed in minutes, minimizing plant downtime. Featuring stainless steel components and pre-assembled construction, STS17.2 can integrate steam... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Eliminate Vacuum Related Downtime in Your Production

September 22, 2015

piCOMPACT®23 revolutionizes the air driven vacuum pump market Hingham, MA – piCOMPACT®23 is the latest in a line of Piab vacuum generators that provides outstanding performance and quality. The new design increases uptime in your vacuum system to achieve more reliability.  By working at a lower feed pressure and maximizing the utilization rate of the compressed air, the COAX®... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

Cardia Secures European Patent Protection for Its Bioplastics Technology

September 22, 2015

• European Patent Office grants cornerstone patent for Cardia Compostable resin and process technology. • Cardia Bioplastics expands patent portfolio to twenty-eight registered patents protecting its bioplastics technologies with thirty-nine more patents pending registration. • Cardia’s proprietary innovation in compostable, Biohybrid™ and PPC-starch technologies validated through... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

PolymaxTPE Receives USP Class VI Approval for New Thermoplastic Elastomer in Medical Applications

September 21, 2015

Waukegan, Ill., – PolymaxTPE, a manufacturer of premier quality thermoplastic elastomers, announced USP Class VI approval for a new TPE material designed for use in medical and biopharmaceutical applications. MT-1205I was developed to address the increasing demand for medical TPE tubing applications. This transparent elastomer is a high-purity compound with low leachables and extractables... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Nordson Kreyenborg Innovations in Melt Filtration Systems Will Be Highlighted at Nordson Corporation's Fakuma Exhibit

September 21, 2015

MÃœNSTER, GERMANY, - Nordson Corporation will highlight the entire line of Nordson Kreyenborg melt filtration systems, gear pumps, and melt valves at Fakuma 2015 (Stand A6-6406). Among the innovations in Nordson Kreyenborg melt filtration systems are: • Self-cleaning screen changer. The V-Type screen changer has an automated, hydraulically powered backflush system that purges even heavy... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean

Industrial Dryer processes up to 100 tons per hour.

September 18, 2015

With high-strength construction and optimized frame design, AeroDry Industrial Dryer eliminates loss of heated air. Unit is fully automated with precision control system that ensures uniform conveyor loading and maximizes overall consistency of product's final moisture content or thermal treatment. Allowing 100% access to interior and all moving parts, dryer provides high sanitation... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Viton® Compounds resist rapid gas decompression.

September 16, 2015

With 90 and 95 durometer hardness, respectively, Viton® Compounds 60895 and 8990 are qualified to ISO 23936-2 standard for resistance to Rapid Gas Decompression experienced in Oil and Gas industry. Both materials received best possible rating of 0000. In addition, Compound 8990 performed to 29,500 psi at .0049 gap and 24,000 psi at .0089 gap, making it an optimal sealing elastomer for this... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Radio Frequency Company Delivers Its First Macrowave(TM) Double Bantam Post-Baking Dryer

September 15, 2015

Radio Frequency Company delivers its first Macrowave™ Double Bantam Post-Baking Dryer to major Biscuit Cracker manufacturer. Introduced in 2014, the Bantam-Series are a smaller, air-cooled RF drying system designed for smaller regional bakeries with lower throughput requirements. The Bantam Series provides the same benefits as the larger Ultra-Series such as increased oven productivity (25% or... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

PACK EXPO: Multisorb to Highlight Clean Label Technology for Food Processors and Packagers

September 14, 2015

Buffalo, New York - Multisorb Technologies will be participating at Pack Expo in Las Vegas, September 28-30, 2015 with a focus on its clean label capabilities for food processors and packagers. The demand for cleaner and consumer friendly labels has left many food manufacturers facing the challenge of how to maintain shelf life while eliminating preservatives and additives. With over 50 years of... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

UV-8509R - UV Curable Plastic Bonding Adhesive

September 11, 2015

UV-8509R is a non-sag, fast curing urethane acrylate that bonds well to engineered plastics and metal substrates. This product requires direct UV exposure during cure. Because of the variability of different UV light sources it is suggested that the user test and specify UV intensity and exposure time. This material is specially formulated to have reduces surface tack due to oxygen inhibition.... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Multisorb to Feature Solutions for Moisture in Marine Electronics at NMEA 2015

September 11, 2015

Buffalo, New York - Multisorb Technologies will highlight its solutions for moisture in marine electronics at the NMEA (National Marine Electronics Association) Conference and Expo, September 29 - October 1, in Baltimore, Maryland. The effective use of sorbent technology in marine electronic products and components can prevent product failure, increase service life, and reduce warranty exposure.... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

At Fakuma, Teknor Apex Will Present the Broadest Range of TPE Compounds That it has Ever Offered to the European Market

September 10, 2015

Compounds Will Be Introduced for Consumer Product, Window Profile, and Automotive Uses, Including New Alternatives to TPVs and New Standard Grades for Rapid Sampling PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A., – Teknor Apex Company will bring to Fakuma 2015 the largest and most diversified range of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) that it has ever offered to the European market, the company announced today (Stand... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Multisorb Technologies to Showcase How Sorbent Technology Helps Food Products Retain Freshness and Extend Shelf Life at PackEx India

September 9, 2015

Buffalo, New York - Multisorb Technologies will introduce its sorbent technologies for food products at PackEx India 2015, September 14-16, 2015 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Multisorb's sorbent solutions are designed to help manufacturers and food processors retain freshness and extend the shelf life of their food products by managing moisture and oxygen levels, two primary causes of food... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Autosampler/FTIR Instrument increases laboratory productivity.

September 8, 2015

As fully integrated laboratory auto-sampler and FTIR instrument, ANALECT® RefinIR™ operates at temperatures up to 125°C and delivers automated spectral data acquisition of multiple liquid stream samples upon button actuation. All-in-one approach, promoting productivity for those processing 24 samples unattended, enables measurement of gasoline, diesel, and crude oils.... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Membrane Process addresses ZLD and high recovery plant needs.

September 4, 2015

Intended for facilities requiring Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) or very high recovery, AquaR2RO™ features membranes configured to handle difficult-to-treat waters. Design tolerates feed characteristics high in organics, dissolved oil, and turbidity. In addition to maximizing recovery, process minimizes volume of concentrate to treated in thermal-based ZLD with brine concentrator and/or... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Clean-up Challenge: Nilfisk T48 & Cyclone Separator Put to the Test

September 3, 2015

Nilfisk's T48 is ideal for collection of powders, liquids, dust and debris and is efficient and easily maneuverable. Challenging cleaning environments pose a problem in many businesses making it difficult to keep up with cleaning standards. Watch this three-phase vacuum collect 5 gallons (or 65 pounds) of Molochite in approximately 1 minute: Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Aquatech Completes 15 MIGD Desalination Project for FEWA in RAS AL KHAIMAH

September 3, 2015

SAN DIEGO, CA, USA – Aquatech, a global leader in water and wastewater technologies for the industrial and infrastructure markets, reports that it has successfully completed its 15 MIGD seawater reverse osmosis based desalination facility for the Federal Electricity Water Authority (FEWA) in Ghalilah, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE. The plant, which produces 15 million Imperial gallons per day (MIGD) was... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Green & Clean, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Seawater Reverse Osmosis System solves biofouling issue.

September 3, 2015

Consuming up to 20% less energy than conventional SWRO, LoWatt™ Desalination Technology integrates UF membrane pretreatment and nutrient removal step while continuously deactivating bacteria without using any chemicals to mitigate biofouling. System also uses chemical-free, online cleaning and flushing process that minimizes cleaning cycles and increases plant availability. Read More