bulk material processing News

  • On-site analysis of cannabis potency using Infrared spectroscopy

    Cannabis is increasingly being recognised for its therapeutic value. This has led to a reduction in its regulation, and even its legalisation, by many different governments. As cannabis production becomes legalised and regulated it is important that manufacturers can assess the chemical content and potency of their plants. The value of cannabis in the control of pain, spasm and a range of ...


    By Specac Limited

  • Problem Solving Bulk Reduction

    Mono Pumps successful partnership with organic waste disposal company Tanks & Vessels Ltd has built on the success of a pilot aerobic digestion plant in the UK to secure their first commercial order, now up and running in East Lincolnshire. The plant, built by Tanks and Vessels, processes food and vegetable waste with the help of Mono’s progressing cavity pumps and Munchers. The organic ...


  • Palletizing Bulk Bag Filler

    A new Bulk Bag Filling Line from Flexicon automatically dispenses pallets, fills bulk bags, and accumulates filled bags for removal by forklift. The dispenser, which holds up to 15 pallets, is equipped with a powered roller conveyor that removes the bottom-most pallet from the stack, and positions it ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Waters and DAISO sign marketing agreement for bulk process chromatography media

    Waters Corporation and DAISO CO., LTD. jointly announced today that they are entering into a collaborative agreement to globally market and supply DAISOGEL bulk packing materials for process chromatography. The combined purification expertise of both organizations will aid pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies as they move from lab-scale purifications into pilot plant and process-scale ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • Quality Control for Powder and Bulk Solids

    Join us May 3-5 in Rosemont, IL at the International Powder and Bulk Solids Conference and Exhibition (IPBS) at booth 2544, and see the difference that an accurate, user friendly, reliable and durable moisture, solids or ash analyzer can make to your application. Why Choose Computrac®? ...


    By Arizona Instrument LLC

  • Bulk Handling Systems Acquires National Recovery Technologies

    Eugene, Oregon based Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has acquired National Recovery Technologies (NRT), a Nashville, Tennessee based company that designs and manufactures optical sorting equipment for the ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems

  • Research and Markets: Fuel Cell Science and Engineering. Materials, Processes, Systems and Technology

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dnlk6s/fuel_cell_science) has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new book "Fuel Cell Science and Engineering. Materials, Processes, Systems and Technology" to their offering. Fuel cells are expected to play ...


    By Research and Markets

  • World`s Largest And Most Extensive Material Processing System Is Open For Business

      MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG), today officially flipped the switch on the world's largest recycling operation, which can process up to 110 tons-per-hour of multiple waste streams, and sets a new standard for the recycling industry.  ...


    By Republic Services, Inc.

  • Skid-Mounted Pneumatic Bulk Bag Discharging System Transfers to Silos

    A Flexicon Bulk Bag Discharging System with integral Pneumatic Conveying System transfers material from bulk bags to silos and other storage vessels. Unlike most discharging systems that move material from bulk bags to smaller storage vessels and process equipment, this positive pressure pneumatic system is designed to fill bulk storage facilities on islands or other locations unable to receive ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Single-Trip Bulk Bag Unloader with Flexible Screw Conveyor

    A new Single-Trip Bulk Bag Unloader from Flexicon allows rapid, low cost discharging in low headroom areas, and conveying of the material at any angle to downstream processing, storage or packaging equipment. The unloader relies on the user's forklift or plant hoist to lower single-use bulk bags onto a four-bladed bag piercing knife that cuts the ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • BEPeterson, Inc. Unveils Filter Pressure Vessel for Rage Bulk Systems

    BEPeterson is pleased to announce the shipment of a Filter Pressure Vessel Assembly for the Rage Bulk Corporation, Doylestown, PA. The filter vessel manufactured to ASME code met the design specifications required for Rage Bulk Corporation and the demands of the oil and gas refinery industry.  BEPeterson supplied a fully assembled and tested main 304L stainless steel filter housing, the ...


    By BEPeterson

  • Temcor builds quality bulk storage facilties world wide

    Temcor, the world’s largest Aluminum Dome builder, has been building domes and other structures for more than 40 years and has more than 7,000 installations throughout the world.  Their corrosion-resistant, maintenance-free structures are in-place as bulk storage buildings, water and wastewater  facilities and petroleum tank covers.  Their architectural projects shine as sports ...


    By CST Industries Inc

  • A de-material world: receiving the benefits of materials while using less

    An overview of ‘material efficiency’ is provided in a recent study, which assesses a range of technical and sociological approaches to material efficiency. The need for drastic efficiency improvements is highlighted by the researchers, as well as cuts in the total amount of materials used. Global demand for material extraction and processing is expected to double over the next 40 ...

  • Real-time control drives efficiency into dry bulk handling operations

    Dry bulk cargos have to be loaded and unloaded quickly, efficiently, cost effectively and safely if shipping operations are to be profitable. The processes have long been mechanised, but by harnessing the power of computers to monitor the handling equipment, operational performance can be improved, scheduling for maintenance can be optimised and billing of customers can become automated. Tony ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • New materials improve oxygen catalysis

    Original story at MIT News MIT researchers have found a new family of materials that provides the best-ever performance in a reaction called oxygen evolution, a key requirement for energy storage and delivery systems such as advanced fuel cells and lithium-air batteries. The materials, called double ...

  • Air Products to update product and energy surcharges for liquid and bulk industrial gas products in North America

    Effective July 1, 2008, Air Products (NYSE:APD) will update product and energy surcharges for all of its liquid and bulk products in North America. These updates are being implemented as a result of the continued extraordinary cost increases for diesel fuel, natural gas and power during the last few months. Diesel fuel, natural gas and power make up a substantial portion of the costs incurred to ...


    By Air Products

  • Efficient temporary storage and loading of de-inking material

    For cost reasons, sorting plants increasingly load high-quality de-inking material in bulk instead of pressing bales for transport. Certainly loose material has a higher volume than bales. Thus, the appropriate hopper- and loading technology provides a number of advantages. The loading of bales necessarily requires a repeated treating of the de-inking material. It has to be pressed, piled ...

  • SCA Recycling to open state-of-the-art multi-material recycling facility

    Paper reprocessor SCA Recycling UK is opening a new state-of-the-art £15 million materials recycling facility soon, expanding its operations into the multi-material market. According to SCA Recycling the MRF will be capable of processing paper, plastics, glass, ferrous and non-ferrous metals to produce high quality materials. Cutting edge disc screen technology ...

  • Republic Services Opens World’s Largest Material Recovery Facility

    Today Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) celebrates the grand opening of the world’s largest material recovery facility (MRF) at the Newby Island Resource Recovery Park. The 110 tons-per-hour (tph) multi-stream system – designed, manufactured, and installed by Bulk Handling ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems

  • BHS Begins Installing Multi-Line Processing System

    Installation has begun on what is considered to be the largest and most extensive multi-material processing system in the world at the Newby Island Material Recovery Facility (MRF) and Composting Operation in Milpitas, California, owned by Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG)   Republic Services, one of the nation’s top companies in the solid waste and recycling industry, chose ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems

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