Freeman Technology (Tewkesbury, UK), a global leader in the field of powder flow testing, has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Lenterra (New Jersey, US), a company that specialises in the provision of optical technology for inline real-time flow measurement. Freeman now has global distribution rights for Lenterra ... read more
“The introduction of an instrument offering a new powder testing technique opens up fresh possibilities for optimising powder handling processes.
Tim Freeman, Managing Director at Freeman Technology, considers the merits of uniaxial testing, which include low equipment costs and fast measurement, and explores the benefits it offers to the powder bulk ... read more
“For an industry progressing towards personalised medicines, 3D printing is starting to sound attractive. However, it is a technology that truly adheres to the ‘rubbish in, rubbish out’ adage – and that means we really need to understand our powders.”
Powder processing presents widely recognised challenges. Equipment selection and design typically call for specific expert input and even then, over the long term, day-to-day problems with product variability, blockages and stoppages often erode profitability. Powders usually have a specification defined on the basis of composition and particle size, but successful ... read more
Join us at the Belgian Particle, Colloid and Interface Society Powder Flow Course on the 27th June where you can see a demonstration of the FT4 Powder Rheometer.
"For all those that struggle with understanding, characterising and optimising the storage, transport, handling and dosing of powders. Powder Flow is a crucial ... read more
Freeman Technology, specialists in providing systems for powder characterisation, will be exhibiting at CPhI China during 21-23 June 2016, at Shanghai New International Expo Center, China on Booth No. N1T28. Experts from Freeman Technology will be available throughout the exhibition and welcome the opportunity to discuss your powder characterization and ... read more
Powders are widely used in a range of applications within the pharmaceutical, chemical, metallurgical and food industries. They are three-phase systems containing complex and variable solid particles, as well as an unquantified amount of air and a degree of moisture. As a result, powder behaviour is an intricate interaction of ... read more