Polyethylene and polypropylene can be tailored to achieve a wide range of mechanical and chemical properties, making it possible to use them in a myriad of applications such as agricultural films, garments, tapes, stretch films, retail bags, bottles, containers, pipes, etc.
The ideas discussed in this paper are recommendations based on Ross’ collective experience as a provider of specialty mixing equipment to the adhesive industries for over 170 years. Mixer testing and simulation trials are recommended to confirm the suitability of a specific mixing strategy.
A polymer services company installs several load-cell-based loss-in-weight feeders to automate its ingredient-feeding process and eliminate problems caused by manually handling and feeding the ingredients.
Use of online instrumentation for process control purposes is very common in wastewater treatment facilities. At one time, plants used online analyzers and instrumentation for monitoring only. Today, they are critical process control tools.
The Titan-OL is a turnkey, process-ready gas analysis system. The analyzer and sample handling hardware can be wall- or frame-mounted in a NEMA enclosure suitable for use in production environments, including Class I, Div. 1.