K-Tron Process Group

Aug. 20, 2008
New Brochure Offers In Depth Look at Process Applications

K-Tron Process Group (K-Tron Feeders and Premier Pneumatics), introduces a new brochure that offers an in depth look at process applications and equipment used for the feeding and pneumatic conveying of bulk materials in the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industries. Brochure offers information about K-Tron’s system expertise including the design and integration of Premier Pneumatics sanitary receivers with K-Tron pharmaceutical feeders and micro-ingredient feeders.

As the pharmaceutical industry changes its manufacturing from batch to continuous processing, K-Tron continues to be the leading supplier of sanitary feeding and material handling equipment. This brochure provides information about K-Tron’s experience with pharmaceutical applications, feeding and conveying in tablet press operations, and complete system integration.

An overview of the typical feeding principles relating to volumetric and loss-in-weight gravimetric feeding  is highlighted, as well as an in depth look at the pharmaceutical feeder design and models available. Brochure also offers a complete overview of the sanitary pneumatic conveying solutions offered by Premier Pneumatics, as well as discussion of vacuum sequencing systems, various sanitary P-Series configurations, and loss-in-weight  systems.