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Akzo Nobel Inaugurates Powder Coatings Plant

India: Powder Coatings

Akzo Nobel Inaugurates Powder Coatings Plant

02/16/2018 - Akzo Nobel has inaugurated of a new $ 11.3 million facility for the production of powder coatings. Located in Thane, Mumbai, the plant is the company's sixth production site in India. read...

Organik Kimya Expands Production of Redispersible Powder Polymers

Turkey: Powder Polymers

Organik Kimya Expands Production of Redispersible Powder Polymers

01/31/2018 - Organik Kimya is expanding the production capacity of redispersible powder polymers. The investment includes an addition of a second spray dryer to the Tuzla based Orgachem plant, which will be operational by 2020 and will double the current production capacity. read...

Wacker Expands Production Plant in South Korea

South Korea: Polymer Powders

Wacker Expands Production Plant in South Korea

11/07/2017 - Wacker Chemie is expanding its existing production plants for dispersions and dispersible polymer powders in South Korea. The Group is building a new spray dryer for dispersible polymer powders at its Ulsan site, which will have a total capacity of 80,000 metric tons per year. read...

Control sifting everywhere

Plansifters

Control sifting everywhere

04/18/2018 - The plansifters of Fuchs Maschinen are suitable for control sifting of bigger but also smaller, not very sensitive bulk material. read...

Crystals, Made to Order: Quality Parameter in Crystallisation

Crystallisation and Particle Size Distribution

Crystals, Made to Order: Quality Parameter in Crystallisation

04/11/2018 - Potash, Sugar or APIs are commonly formed by crystallisation. In an optimised crystallisation system the particle size distribution can be narrowed and the impact on the crystals, e.g. breakage or the production of fines, will be reduced. read...

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How to Maintain Your Dust Collector in Top Shape

Dust Collector

How to Maintain Your Dust Collector in Top Shape

12/05/2017 - An underperforming dust collector is often the result of very high dust loading, ineffective cleaning, or a combination of the two. Left unchecked, these problems can result in unplanned downtime and increased operating costs. So, while this is not necessarily an exhaustive rollout of potential issues, listed below you will find a handy checklist of measures you and your staff can take to avoid costly shutdowns and frequent filter changes. read...

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Wacker Builds New Dispersions and Polymer Powder Plant in South Korea

South Korea: Polymer Binders

Wacker Builds New Dispersions and Polymer Powder Plant in South Korea

Wacker Chemie is expanding its existing production plants for polymer binders in South Korea. The Munich-based chemical company plans to build a new spray dryer for dispersible polymer powders at its Ulsan site. read...

Powder and Bulk Solids India Renamed Powtech India

India: Marketplace for Powder & Bulk Handling

Powder and Bulk Solids India Renamed Powtech India

Powtech India is the new name for the trade fair for powder, bulk solids and process technologies that has previously taken place in Mumbai, India, under the name “Powder and Bulk Solids India”. read...

Akzo Nobel Announces Plans to Build EHEC Plant

The Netherlands: Cellulosic Ethers

Akzo Nobel Announces Plans to Build EHEC Plant

Akzo Nobel's Specialty Chemicals business is studying plans to build a world-class plant for its Bermocoll business, which supplies ingredients for the paint and buildings and construction industries. read...