Cover Story: Plants Seek The Right Recipe For Seasoning
Loss of knowhow due to departure of experienced personnel continues to present a major challenge to chemical companies. This is prompting increasing efforts to effectively capture and transfer this knowledge.
Also in this issue:
Perform A Proper Pre-Startup Safety Review — 5 Steps
This review is the last line of defense before bringing a new or updated process online. It ensures that important factors related to design, safety, installation, operation and training have been addressed adequately.
Is The Homogeneity Of Your Dry Mix Acceptable?
Mixing dry materials to create an acceptably homogeneous mixture is an important step in many processes. This article explains how to characterize homogeneity and how to validate performance of a dry-mixing operation.
Improve Your Temperature Measurements
Precise and repeatable readings require proper interaction of the key elements in the system. Here’re pointers on how to get accurate temperature measurements while avoiding common problems and minimizing maintenance.