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Solids Processing

Tom Blackwood is director of technology at Healthsite Associates, Ballwin, Mo. Previously, he worked for Monsanto and related companies, including over 20 years as an internal corporate consultant on solids processing. His expertise covers design and operation of units for crystallization, precipitation, evaporation, drying and solid-liquid separation. He has written more than 85 external publications as well as many internal design guides.

34 Posts in 17 Topics by 2 members
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What is causing the cracking in my centrifuges? 10 January 2013 by Anonymous CP Reader 2
Why are there lumps during mixing? 3 January 2012 2
Will thermal dispersion units separate the 'stickies'? 5 January 2010 2
How to Avoid a Break in the Main Shaft Screw 21 July 2009 2
Can you recommend formulas for calculating power consumption? 16 March 2009 2
Decreasing Filtration Time 12 January 2009 2
Decrease Moisture 21 April 2008 2
Solid dosing 27 August 2007 2
Rotary vacuum drier operation 25 June 2007 2
Inlet air fan speed 10 May 2007 2