Why measure the flow properties of powders?

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It is estimated that over 50% of all materials used in all industries are, at some stage, in powder form.

An objective measure of powder and granule flow can:

Allow customers to avoid the extensive costs and time involved in unloading powders that will not flow out of storage containers

Help achieve the best product formulation with the properties to suit the requirements

Improve the quality and consistency of the product

Save costs by optimising storage, packing, handling and transportation

Stable Micro Systems' Powder Flow Analyser is an accurate and reliable method of measuring the flow characteristics of powders.

Manufacturers can assess and avoid typical problems such as batch and source variation of ingredients, caking during storage or transportation and problems with discharging from hoppers or bins.

Measuring powder flow – video collection

Food Ingredients:

Pharmaceutical Powders:

Salt & Seasonings:

Personal Care Powders:

Building & Decorating Materials:

Nuts, Seeds & Pulses:

Drinking Powders, Sugars & Sweeteners:

Cleaning & Washing Powders:

Garden Products & Animal Feed:

Flour & Grain Products: