Process Safety Lessons

Louise Whiting, Chemical Industries Association The fundamental fact is that, regardless of technological advances since the start of the industrial revolution, key aspects of every process safety management system rely on human beings. The unfortunate facts about...

Liquids and bulk solids remote inventory: IIoT monitoring sensors you can stick with!

It’s no secret. The bulk logistics and purchasing sectors are always looking for simple, streamlined ways of remote monitoring of their stocks. Successful implementation of ‘remote/vendor inventory management’ can deliver myriad direct benefits; perfectly...

Drum & IBC Labelling made EASY

Dura-ID Solutions have been offering innovative print technologies into the world of chemicals for over 20 years, and 2021 is no different. Exclusivity to print solutions allows them to provide their customers with a...

Simplify Chemical Laboratory Workflows with Advanced Weighing Application Solutions

Balances used in chemical laboratory workflows must deliver accuracy and precision while being robust and intuitive to operate. The Cubis® II portfolio of laboratory balances and applications reflect 150 years of weighing expertise and...

Cubis® II Loss on Drying For Determining Dry Weight of Tablets, Capsules, or Bulky...

Loss on Drying is a back-weighing application to determine the amount of volatile matter in tablets, capsules, or bulky material. Samples are weighed before and after treatment, and the weight difference is measured. According to...

Imperial and BASF partner to advance innovative form of chemical manufacturing

Imperial College London and chemical company BASF are working in partnership to develop flow chemistry, an innovative approach to chemical production. The technique could allow the chemical industry to manufacture chemicals, for example agrochemical actives,...

GLOBAL CHEMICAL AND INGREDIENT DISTRIBUTOR PRIDES ITSELF ON LOCAL SERVICE

Univar Solutions framed its ambitions in just one short sentence when it went on the acquisition trail last year. It was and continues to be determined to redefine distribution and be the most valued chemical...

New HRS multi-pass heat exchanger improves heat transfer of viscous materials

The unique HRS R Series of scraped surface heat exchangers is well established for multi-tube scraped surface installations thanks to its ability to provide a large surface area with a very small footprint, and...

Deadly degrees of difference – how small changes in temperature can impact productivity

Temperature plays a crucial role in everyday life. One small change could impact something simple such as a morning coffee or larger aspects such as seasons and personal health. In manufacturing, temperature can mean...

Acquisition of Tan International Ltd by Brenntag

Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical and ingredients distribution, has further strengthened its position in the UK by acquiring Tan International Ltd.  Tan International is a reputable distributor and blender of specialty and industrial...