Confusion over Risk Criteria

The ‘how’ and ‘when’ of risk assessment is widely known and well described, but the ‘so what’ part seems to be applied with much less consistency. To determine if the level of risk is...

VACUUM PLAYS ESSENTIAL ROLE IN CHEMICAL AND PHARMACEUTICAL PROCESSES

Vacuum is used to make the most of our surroundings and in many parts of our lives, from the packaging of our food to the treatment of our sewage, from the screens and batteries...

UK-based Wilson Bio-Chemical opens autoclave waste plant

UK-based autoclave waste specialist Wilson Bio-Chemical has opened its micro autoclave fibre production plant for turning municipal solid waste (MSW) into biomass fibre that can be converted into chemicals or fuels. The facility has been developed...

Smart Instrumentation

Ian Elsby, Siemens Digital Industries, Head of Chemical Industry Nearly 90 per cent of field device information remains unused; Chemical Industry must act now to benefit from Smart Instrumentation data for comprehensive diagnostics and monitoring says Ian...

Latest Updates of Chemical Regulations in Turkey (KKDIK)

Currently, the Turkish authorities are only accepting pre-registrations of all chemical substances which are manufactured/imported into Turkey in 1 ton/year or greater. The pre-registration deadline for chemical substances according to KKIDK (Turkey REACH) is...

Learn how to meet your SCIP Database requirements with Yordas’ new e-learning course

Are you a producer, importer or supplier of articles based in the EU? Did you know that from 5th January 2021, products containing SVHC on the REACH Candidate List will have to be registered...

Moving to Cloud Software Has Never Been More Valuable (or Urgent)

by Frank Defesche For the last 20 years the move to cloud software has been under the rhetoric of “it’s not if, it’s when.” I believe we'll look back at 2020 as the year “when”...

Expand your knowledge: Bulk Materials Handling Short Courses for the Process Engineer

If you are new to the world of bulk solids handling technology, these 2 courses could be of benefit, as they lead you through the basics of the many different issues facing process engineers...

Deft – Your Workflow, Your Instruments, Made Digital

Your Digitalisation Process is about to become a lot easier. Applied Scientific Technologies (AST) of Stokesley, North Yorkshire announced a new Digitalisation product they have developed branded as Deft. The Digital Enabled Formulation Toolset (Deft)...

THE FUTURE IS ROUND

The UK’s Bioeconomy Strategy, published two years ago, covers the period up to 2030. Designed to remove our reliance on finite fossil resources, it encourages the use of bioscience and biotechnology to create new...