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GEMÜ’s butterfly valves go to work in a hot sterilised water system

Utilising a FDA-approved moulded PFA or TFM body liner and silicone backing material, the GEMÜ 490 butterfly valve is suited to API pharmaceuticals such as CIP (clean in place) systems.

Editor's comment

'Interesting times' beckon for pharma and biotech

The scale of pharmaceutical counterfeiting can be staggering to behold – whether in terms of the number of cases, the financial incentives or the economic loss to the legitimate industry.

Comment & Features

Quality pumps extract the best from hazardous by-products

In the aluminium refining process, scrap is melted in rotary or reverberating furnaces under a bath of molten salt which floats on the metal surface. Molten aluminium and its salt cover are then tapp…

Analysis

Milton Roy PX horizontal pump

Precision pumping

A thirst for accuracy is driving demand for metering and dosing equipment, while at the same time traditional technology is being challenged by the rise of rivals such as peristaltic pumps. Bryan Orc…