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(Free)This article discusses how using a cascade exhaust dryer can help you effectively and efficiently manage your conveyor dryer's airflow.
Stretch wrap film and pallet load stability
(Free)Product damage caused by unstable stretch-wrapped pallets can be a costly problem for bulk solids manufacturers. Because most stretch film is sold through distributors, however, film manufacturers typically receive little end-user feedback about those failures.
General FeaturesAsk an Expert: Segregation prevention(Free)A reader asks if switching blenders will help stop unwanted segregation in an ingredient mixture of free-flowing powders. Columnist Peter Holman explains that free-flowing powders tend to be more susceptible to segregation so blending probably isn't causing the problem. Holman offers tips on diagnosing what is causing the problem and how to alleviate it.
Agglomeration Advisor: Using binders to briquette carbonaceous materials and steel wastes
(Free)Columnist Brian Young discusses what to consider when selecting a binder for your briquetting operation.