Tag Archives: FIBC

Bulk bag discharge for explosive environments

Flexicon have recently announced a new BULK-OUT® Bulk Bag Discharging System, designed for use in explosive environments. This BFC series Read more »

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Safe in hazardous areas

Material Master’s bulk bag discharging system simplifies discharging, maximises production efficiency, and enhances plant safety, MTS claims. The unit is Read more »

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Veld takes over at EFIBCA

Roelof Veld, of NNZ Bv, was elected as president of the European Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association (EFIBCA) at its Read more »

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Securing barrels, IBCs and kegs – today’s challenge

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There are rules and regulations about cargo securing both in normal road traffic and particularly in the transport of dangerous Read more »

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Hermann Adrigan, sales director at Starlinger & Co

Hermann Adrigan explains the advantages of FIBCs made from PET tape fabric and highlights the main growth markets for the Read more »

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Oliver Grüters, president, EFIBCA

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The president of the European Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association talks about how the raw materials shortage has affected his Read more »

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Flexicon releases new bulk bag conditioner

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A new hydraulic bulk bag conditioner from Flexicon uses hydraulically-actuated rams that automatically adjust in height during conditioning cycles. Hydraulic Read more »

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More Miller time for Kennedy

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A new bulk bag filler speeds packaging at Kennedy rice mill. Each year the US rice harvest amounts to several Read more »

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Brand your bags

The humble FIBC is usually seen as a plain, general purpose big bag. But with a little imagination it can Read more »

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MTS launches easy loading filling system

Material Transfer & Storage (MTS) has launched a high output filling system with an ‘Easy-Load’ rotary bag hanger that brings Read more »

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No pallet lifting

Tellap has launched a pallet free bulk bag system, developed in South Africa in response to increasing wooden pallet issues. Read more »

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Raw materials shortage sends price shocks down the supply chain

A series of force majeure declarations by raw material suppliers is causing shortages and high prices that are putting FIBC Read more »

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Nicola Altobelli, commercial director, Eceplast

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Nicola Altobelli of Eceplast talks about the new products that will be unveiled at Transport Logistic and the challenges of Read more »

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Testing the UV resistance of FIBCs

Allison Bouchat of EFIBCA discusses the limits of using laboratory tests to assess the UV resistance of FIBCs and explains Read more »

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