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  • Thanks Paulo, I keep it in mind We also has a oldest deodorizer, but it work with oils 0,04% fatty acid incoming, it could be more than 40 years old, and it works just fine. Regards, Yalitza ...

  • We are a 45 year old USA manufacturing company producing Chelated powders for feed and fertilizer.  Stock is good now so please feel free to visit our web site and contact me directly for more information: ...

  • Refineries can last very long time, I know several plants that are more than 40 years old and still running (some plants that I designed myself and that will outlast me...). It depends on the quality of ...

  • Thanks for your guide and recommendations. We have a palm oil refinery, 3-6% acidity. I am asking about deodorizer I mean without contemplate bleaching, just physical refinery. Regards, Yalitza ...

  • Lot of factors need to be considered. What type of oil is being processed? Fatty acid level in the oil is critical Higher fatty acid lesser life Caustic refined oil does not corrode as badly as physically ...

  • Regards, Do you know or have an estimated time for the useful life of refineries? Have you ever seen steel fatigue in refineries 40 years old or more? Could you recommend me any test or essay that ...

  • Hi there; As far as I know only Stepan Company and Pilot Chemical are the only two companies producing Linear Alkyl Benzene Sulfonate. I know there is a plant in Canada that makes the LAB -Petresa Canada ...

  • You may want to contact the local representatives of SULZER and KOCH who are manufacturers of structured packing.  They have an installation division in USA.  They may provide such services in Australia. ...

  • I'm not quite sure why you would need breathing apparatus. If you cleaned the deodoriser and then cooled it to ambient temperature then it should be possible to enter if the vessel if it is well ventilated. ...

  • We currently run a double shell 2 stage deodoriser which has a packed column as the first stage. After 20 years we are looking at replacing the packing. I am hoping someone has experience in removing the ...

  • Are there any North American produced sources of Linear Alkylbenzene (LABs) and or Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate (LAS). Investigating the potential for biobased paraffins and bio naphtha as feedstocks. ...

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  • Happy Friday, Aaron. Thanks so much for the link to the video. I plan to watch it this afternoon. Have a good weekend, Kathy Sent from Mail for Windows

  • I highly recommend this video released by Flexport a couple days ago that covers the general topic of shipping costs, inflation, and where we are heading next year. While it's practically impossible to ...

  • Did you know that AOCS Laboratory Proficiency Program (LPP) has a Tallow and Grease series? The Tallow and Grease series is available four quarters a year. A total of eight tallow and grease samples ...

  • Maersk profits were recently announced to have increased by 68% this year. Hapag announced a 70% growth. (Both companies were self reporting so - I believe them). There has been aprox. a 4 x increase ...