conveying hot melt adhesive pellets and chips

Conveying Hot Melt Adhesive Pellets and Chips

Nov 23rd, 2017
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Hot melt adhesive pellets and chips are widely used in many production facilities to apply glue to products and packaging. The use of hot melt adhesive pellets and chips has resulted in reduced waste, greater process efficiency, and improved product and packaging quality. In this blog we look at two application challenges involving conveying hot […]

Bucket Conveyor Dust Explosions: Controlling Ignition Sources to Reduce Risk

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Bucket conveyors are commonly used to vertically transport materials in many industrial processes. How typical bucket conveyors accept, move and discharge material makes this equipment type more prone to dust explosions than other conveyor types. This is especially true for centrifugal bucket conveyors, where the higher rate of speed contributes to increased dust creation and […]

Safely Conveying Sulphur Pellets and Prills

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A grade of sulphur that is often used in industrial processes is the pellet or prill form of the element. Sulphur pellets are used in rubber vulcanization and the production of asphalt and bitumen, detergents, dyes, explosives, fertilizers, insecticides, and other products. Sulphur is also widely used as a bleaching agent in the production of […]

Conveyors for Nutraceuticals and Vitamins

The term “nutraceuticals” refers to food products that provide health benefits in addition to the nutritional value of the foodstuffs used in their manufacture. The term “nutraceutical” as applied to a product is derived from two sources – “nutrient”, which is the nourishing food component of the product, and “pharmaceutical”, which refers to ingredients used […]

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