THIS BOOKLET DISCUSSES SOME OF THE MOST IMPORTANT WAYS THAT COPPER INTERACTS WITH THE ENVIRONMENT AND, IN PAR- TICULAR, WITH THE HUMAN BODY.
Copper is a natural element – a metal that has been one of mankind's most useful and valuable materials since time immemorial. It is represented by the chemical symbol Cu and the atomic number 29.
Copper is also an essential nutrient that is required by ...
Selecting an appropriate binder becomes difficult because dissolution and binding properties oppose each other and a balance must be found. The effectiveness of the binder is influenced by many other variables in the formulation components and process. Examine the popular choices available, as well as some considerations for optimal binder selection.
The Platinum-level USGBC LEED green building, Tempe Transportation Center, found they could not use the typical cooling tower blowdown due to high hardness and salinity of the Tempe city water supply. Read how implementing Zero Blowdown Technology as a solution achieved a 29% reduction in total system water use, at an average 31% thermal load.
The Tempe Transportation Center, Tempe, AZ, ...
An operator who wraps pallets with hand wrap stretch film is not able to wrap every load exactly the same way, time and time again. A load wrapped by one operator Monday morning will not be wrapped the same way as another operator on Friday afternoon. Pallet wrapping with a stretch wrap machine eliminates this issue. Follow a guide to purchasing the best stretch wrapping solution for your ...
Many wastewater treatment plants use anaerobic digestion to process their biological solid wastes, reducing landfill volumes and generating valuable electricity in the process. Controlling the biogas pressure that feeds the combustion engine is critical, especially because the flow rate coming out of the digester fluctuates. The Equilibar precision back pressure regulator has been successfully ...
Proper EOAT Selection Affects Robotic Performance
The most difficult part of automation is selecting the appropriate end-of-arm tooling (EOAT). The quality of your end of arm tooling (EOAT) is closely tied to the performance of your robotic system.
Among the many factors in sound EOA decisions are:
Calculating the Tool Center Point (TCP). Getting this right greatly improves the workcell's ...
Since the conception of the Smoot Company (Division of Magnum Systems) in Dave Smoot's garage in the early 50's our goal has always been how to make something work better. Nearly 60 years later the current Smoot Company still strives to fulfill the same concept. Our latest development in our continuing effort of improving processes is the EcoPhase® pneumatic conveying system.
WHAT IS ECOPHASE® ...
Antimicrobial products intended to protect the public health are regulated as pesticides in the United States by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Before manufacturers can sell pesticides in the United States, EPA must evaluate the pesticides thoroughly to ensure that they meet federal safety standards to protect human health and the environment.
This white paper, featuring a convenient ...
Worldwide Lithium Demand By Market Sector
Air Treatment – Lithium products are utilized in absorption chillers, in the
dehumidification process, in molecular sieves, and in the desiccant process.
Construction – Lithium used to prevent Alkali-Silica Reactivity (ASR) in concrete
extending concrete life and to protect from corrosion of rebar in concrete in passive cathodic inhibiting systems
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