Are you at risk for a dust exposion?

How to Avoid a Dust Explosion

Powders or dusts can be a byproduct of many manufacturing processes. Many operators and production managers are not aware that dusts poses a danger of fire or explosion. So how can you ensure the safety of your staff and facility? There are steps you can take to minimize your risk of a dust explosion, including:…

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Label regulations in cosmetic industry

Labeling Regulations for Cosmetics

Proper labeling is important for cosmetics as it provides information about a product to the prospective customer. The labeling usually contains information about a product’s intended use, its ingredients, net quantity of contents, its place of manufacture or distribution and any related warnings. On top of that, labeling is also an important aspect of marketing…

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Ensuring quality in chemical and petrochemical production requires precise, accurate measurement across your operation.

Chemical Solutions Guide

Ensuring quality in chemical and petrochemical production requires precise, accurate measurement across your operation. From engineering to production and from the quality lab to blending and filling operations, the right equipment ensure efficient, safe production. This guide covers a range of solutions to improve safety, quality and productivity from our partner, Mettler Toledo. To ensure…

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European Consumer Protection

European Consumer Protection

How rapid alert systems protect consumers Every year a variety of products are being manufactured, processed or designed in a way that they endanger health. However, there are requirements and specifications designed to protect the consumer. If these requirements are not met, the product should disappear quickly and completely from the market. To make this…

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What manufacturers need to know about FDA inspections

Inspection of Cosmetics

What manufacturers need to know about FDA inspections The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has the legal authority to inspect cosmetic establishments as well as cosmetics offered for import. As a manufacturer you should understand how FDA is conducting inspections and what you should consider to be well prepared. Duration and extent of the…

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5 Safety Tips for Tank Weighing

5 Safety Tips for Tank Weighing

Preventing accidents that could result in the loss of life or harm personnel is the most important task for all responsible managers. For this reason, it is essential to pay attention to the most important safety tips in tank and silo design. Learn about potential dangers that can damage a tank system or weigh modules,…

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Spectrophotemtry Applications and Fundamentals

Spectrophotemtry Applications and Fundamentals

The UV/VIS Spectrophotometry guide provides you with fundamental knowledge on this technique as well as spectrophotometry applications, and tips and tricks for accurate and precise results in daily use. Beside chemical analysis, the characterization of pure as well as mixtures of substances is achieved with physical methods. Among other techniques, such as the determination of…

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Safe and Compliant Hazardous-Weighing at Every Step

Safe and Compliant Hazardous-Weighing at Every Step

Weighing equipment in potentially explosive environments must fulfill stringent regulatory requirements to ensure process safety. Not only is selection and installation of certified equipment specified, but also inspection and maintenance processes for the lifetime of its operation. This Quicknote provides recommendation steps in how to ensure safe, compliant and productive weighing processes for the entire…

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