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A Guide to Choosing the Right Vacuum Conveyor

Vacuum conveying technology plays an important part in the manufacturing process in the chemical industry. The applications and array of tasks it is used for is as wide as the chemical industry itself. Starting with moving enzymes in the detergent manufacturing or transporting dessicants to packaging machines to feeding mixers in battery manufacturing to conveying resin, parapffin to mention a few.

The growing reliance on vacuum conveying is not hard to understand, once you consider its myriad advantages. It is enclosed, hygienic and safe, which crucial when working with different chemicals. Dusty, even hazardous powders and granules can be easily transported by vacuum conveyors there off eliminating employee exposure to dangerous materials.

Most companies and manufacturers in the chemical industry use vacuum conveyors for loading / unloading mixers & blenders or for most types of packaging machinery. Specifically, companies are using vacuum conveyors for the mixing of multiple ingredients such as powders including enzymes in manufacturing of detergent. Other companies are using conveyors to feed the finished product such as dessicants to the packaging machinery. Vacuum conveyors can be also used to manage reclaim for reducing scrap or simplifying handling of broken product or packaging.

Choosing the best vacuum conveyor for your manufacturing environment is a challenging task that requires careful consideration.

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