FEEDING & BLENDING

Drying

K 2019 Report: Auxiliaries Stake Their Claim in the Circular Economy

The theme of sustainable plastics pervaded the exhibits at K 2019,  even those of auxiliary equipment suppliers, where everything from dryers to blenders to hopper loaders was reimagined as part of a circular plastics process.
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Feeding & Blending

Feeding/Blending: Controller Offers Connectivity & User Friendliness

Controllers for upstream volumetric mixers and dosing stations feature touch screen with extended recipe storage and management, among other features.
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Feeding & Blending

Feeding/Blending: Add Color Throughout Recovery and Injection Phases

Maguire extends its 100% Injection Coloring technology as an option for its MGF gravimetric feeders.
#kshow #color

Post-Consumer Recycling

Feeding/Blending: New Feeders, Blenders for Regrind And Wire/Cable at K 2019

Movacolor brought out several new gravimetric systems.

Resin Conveying

Materials Handling: Drying, Blending, Conveying News at K 2019

Plastic Systems arrives in the U.S. with a handful of new auxiliaries.
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Heating & Cooling

Plastic Systems Opens U.S. Headquarters

Italian supplier of a wide range of auxiliary equipment opens in Atlanta.

Feeding & Blending

Mixing: High-Shear Mixers for Viscous Applications

Hybrid mixer has stirrer, disperse blades.

Feeding & Blending

Feeding/Blending: Dual Auger Powers New Feeder

Unlike other volumetric feeders where a single auger is typically located at the bottom of a trough, a new line features a double concentric auger.

Feeding & Blending

Feeding: Micro Feeder Allows Pellet-By-Pellet Dosing

TrueFeed Micro Feeder from Conair designed for ultra-low doses—less than five pellets/sec.

Feeding & Blending

Feeding & Blending: 4.0 Connectivity and Easy Cleaning

Brabender Technologie will highlight new OPC-UA compliant controls and easy cleaning features for feeders at K 2019.
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