chemical industry Articles

  • Industrial Application of Raymond Mill for Ceramic Soil Powder Processing

    Chemical properties and uses of ceramic soil powder The main chemical component of ceramic soil is barium sulfate, which belongs to sulfate minerals and is a very important non-metallic mineral raw material. Its chemical properties are stable, it is insoluble in water and hydrochloric acid, non-magnetic and toxic. Barium sulphate used in the industry often contains impurities and is dyed in ...

  • Ensure You’re up to Speed with Chemical Safety in the Automotive Industry

    The global automotive industry manufactured a staggering 98.1 million vehicles in 2018. In Europe alone, the sector provides direct and indirect jobs to 13.8 million Europeans, representing 6.1% of total EU employment. With chemical hazards present at every stage of vehicle production, coupled with a large workforce, the risk of a chemical spill or splash is high. The manufacture of a car, ...

  • Veolia upgrades water treatment plant for Mozambique bottling plant

    Veolia Water Technologies South Africa recently commissioned a new water treatment plant for Refrigerantes Spar Mozambique Lda, a bottling plant contracted to bottle Coca-Cola and other soft drink products in Mozambique. Veolia replaced the entire water treatment plant, which treats a nominal flow of 15 m3/hour (with a ...


    By Veolia Water Technologies

  • Introducing Sterlitech’s Expanded Range of Syringe Filters

    Sterlitech Syringe Filters play important roles in the purification processes inside laboratories and out in remote operations—applying to sample preparation for HPLC, pharmaceutical dissolution testing, and environmental ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Study: Drinking Water Contaminants Cause 100,000 Cancers

    Researchers suggest ways to reduce risks in water sources A new Environmental Working Group (EWG) study of contaminants in drinking water, conducted between 2010 and 2017 in the United States, suggests they may cause 100,000 lifetime cancer cases. The research team of Sydney Evans, Chris Campbell, and Olga V. Naidenko attributed ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • Yokogawa Releases Dynamic Real Time Optimizer, a New Solution in the OpreX Asset Operations and Optimization Family

    Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6841) announces the release of Dynamic Real Time Optimizer, a solution in the OpreXTM Asset Operations and Optimization family. Using a combination of first principles simulation and multivariable predictive control technology, the Dynamic Real Time Optimizer software helps to optimize plant operations. This integrated solution is based on ...

  • HDPE Containment Liner for Waste Containment Project in Peru

    HDPE containment liner is a cost effective geosynthetic product which can meet anti seepage and the chemical physical requirements of fluid barriers, containments, and other similar applications. HDPE containment liner have been used for many years, and has become increasingly popular, ...

  • Biological Recycling Of Biodegradable Plastics

    Use of biopolymers for food packaging and serviceware is increasing rapidly, expanding the amount of organic waste collected, recovered and recycled and thus reducing landfill emissions. With growing public outcry and government regulations to increase organics recovery and reduce plastic waste, biodegradable plastics are not just a temporary trend — they will be a bigger part of the future ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

  • Smooth and Textured HDPE Géomembrane for Mining Tailings Project DRC

    HDPE Géomembrane liner is the widely used geosynthetic material for the anti-seepage lining projects in mines, ponds, dams, solid waste disposal sites and other industries projects because of its low permeability and strong corrosion resistance. BPM HDPE Géomembrane liner begins as raw polyethylene resin which is then processed into ...

  • GPI G20 Maintenance: Clean or Replace Bypass Poppet

    This pump is designed for minimum maintenance. The motor bearings are self-lubricating. Inspect the pump and components regularly for fuel leaks and make sure the hose and power cord are in good condition. Keep the pump exterior clean to help identify leaks. IMPORTANT: Do not use this pump for water, chemicals or herbicides. Dispensing any fluid other than those listed in this manual ...

  • How Grounded AI Could Save $1 Billion in the Permian Water Sector

    The oil and gas industry’s recent and explosive success in the Permian Basin has been a boon to production and profitability for producers as well as to American energy independence overall. Production in western Texas and southern New Mexico is expected to double its current production rate to about 8 MMbbl/d in four years. For perspective, that estimate surpasses the U.S.’s total ...


    By Hart Energy

  • CPI Installs 60,000 SCFM RTO at Web Coater

    Catalytic Products International (CPI) installed a Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer (RTO) with +99% DRE at a Northeastern USA web coater for the abatement of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAPs). The 60,000 SCFM Triton ...

  • UF Purification versus Microfiltration, Which Process To Choose For Your Application?

    Anyone who has studied at the very least high school level biology (and paid attention) is familiar with the concept of a membrane, in particular a semi-permeable membrane. Biological living cells are wrapped in semi-permeable membranes that keep their functions separate from the surrounding environment. The semi-permeable aspect allows only certain ions and organic molecules to pass into or out ...

  • CleanScale as a cleaner, safer and more cost effective descaling agent

    Water is an integral part of running machinery in many commercial and industrial applications and the quality of water supply may vary with consequential impacts on plant and machinery. Hard water is a term used to refer to water supplies with higher concentrations of minerals present. These naturally occurring minerals lead to deposits of calcium carbonate, magnesium hydroxide and calcium ...


    By NW Solutions

  • MABR: A Wastewater Treatment Technology for the Future

    Passive aeration leads to huge energy savings Membrane aerated biofilm Reactor (MABR) technology provides a revolutionary improvement in aerobic wastewater treatment for a number of reasons, particularly its high energy efficiency and increased treatment ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • WinLims for the chemical industry

    QSI has succesfully worked with the chemical industry for many years, and consequently have numerous clients in many different sectors of this industry. To be able to service the needs of these clients QSI has, over the years, developed extensive capabilities required by the chemical industry. This functionality includes: Formulations In-Process Testing ERP ...

  • Chemical & Petro-Chemical

    Membrane technology in the chemical industry is applied to brine filtration, natural rubber, polysolicon cutting fluid recovery and lithium recovery from salt lake brines. It can be used in bio-production clarification, edible liquid salt purification, nanofiltration system sulfate removal, primary brine purification and so ...


    By Jiangsu Jiuwu Hi-tech Co

  • PID in industrial hygiene

    Industrial (or occupational) hygiene places the emphasis on prevention of ill health from work, through recognising, evaluating and controlling the risks. For anyone working with hazardous compounds, these chemicals represent a significant potential source of risk. Modern PID instruments provide reliable detection of over 200 of the most dangerous chemicals, helping to ensure effective industrial ...


    By Ion Science Ltd.

  • Chemical industries - Products that shine

    Kiilto Oy (‘Shine’ in English) is an old and established chemical industry company south of Tampere, Finland. Kiilto was founded already in 1919 and has since then grown steadily to a middle-sized producer of glues and many other products for industrial and consumer applications. The total number of Kiilto products is close to a thousand. Kiilto also has expanded to foreign countries ...


    By Kopar Oy

  • Enhanced LDAR in the chemical industry

    As a result of recent leak detection and repair (LDAR) audits and the associated issues (as described in the Winter 2009 issue of Environmental Quarterly), EPA is initiating enhanced LDAR programs as part of the most recent consent decrees.1 The enhanced LDAR programs for chemical facilities are more stringent than the enhanced LDAR previously required for the petroleum refining industry. ...


    By Trinity Consultants

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