Pharma/Biotech and Chemical Industry

 

Advantages:

  • Drainage of thick sludge and pastes
  • Short drying time (300 - 500 ms)
  • No heating of products
  • No mechanical dispensation
  • Product transport pressure (<2 bar)
  • Small standing area
  • Low CO & NOx-emissions
  • Water-free drying (chemicals)

 

Disadvantages

  • New technology - requires industrialisation
  • High sound levels - requires isolation
  • Ultra-fine powders - handling difficulties
  • Fuel types sensitive - in some products
  • Direct drying - product validation