Cost Reduction Ideas in Companies

cost reduction ideas in companies
This article is talking about cost reduction ideas in companies. It will tell you how you can find ideas to reduce cost in your company.

In ideal condition, cost reduction program should be initiated from the first commercial operation of a company. In case of your company is seeking new ways to improve its profitability, cost reduction becomes a must. It is brought to make your company survive in the competition.

Of course it is not easy to find cost reduction ideas in companies. Everybody, I think, will say the same words. However, if you do not get started, you will never find them at all. So, the keyword is to start seeking an idea even it is small thing. Continue reading

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Precious Metal Price Trends

precious metal price trends
Precious metal price trends are major considerations we should get before deciding to purchase precious metal catalyst for your production process.

Such trends give you clear information about the right time to purchase metal catalyst at a lower price, when to deliver that material.

I know it is not so simple to use this chart and you will not exactly get lower precious metal catalyst price after that. You should consider other factors when deciding to issue purchase order.

Below here are precious metal price trends for Platinum, Palladium, Silver and Gold that will show you the history of each precious metal price in the world market.

Visit this page often to see how it looks like in the next days, week, months and even year. Continue reading

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Chemical Engineering Books For Beginners

If you are new to chemical engineering field or senior high school students who want to get chemical engineering degree, then the books that I review here is for you. Those books are chemical engineering books for beginners.

Amazon ImageThe first book is The Beginner’s Guide to Chemical Engineering. It is designed to give a very simple explanation, non-technical introduction to chemical engineering fields for people with no experience in the field. This book will introduce various concepts in chemical engineering field without complex mathematical approaches.

Amazon ImageThe second book is Oxford’s Dictionary of Chemical Engineering. This dictionary is written by a professional chemical engineer, Professor Carl Schaschke, who lead the department of Chemical & Process Engineering at the University of Strathclyde.

Oxford’s Dictionary of Chemical Engineering consists of more than 3,400 terms used in chemical engineering field that covers various topics such as material and energy balance, safety, sustainability, reaction, separations and so on.

Those two books will provide a very basic concepts and terms used in chemical engineering field. So, that’s why they are chemical engineering books for beginners. Continue reading

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Waste Water Analysis Parameters

water analysis parameters
This article is written in order to compare waste water analysis parameters among countries in the world. Each country treats differently about this matter. Some of them may regulate waste water quality stricter than others. Their government may put deep concern to environment conservation.

Standard waste water analysis parameter in each country is usually applied for all industries, including chemical industries. Their governments develop one standard waste water quality that should be passed before waste water discharging.

It is also possible that a country applies more than one standard waste water analysis parameters. Each province or state in a country develops their own standard.

This article may not be able to show you waste water analysis parameters in each country in the world.

Amazon Image Waste Water Analysis Parameters Standard in Latin America

Waste Water Analysis Parameters Standard in India

Waste Water Analysis Parameters Standard in Malaysia

Waste Water Analysis Parameters Standard in Indonesia (West Java)

 

Waste Water Analysis Parameters Standard in Europe

Global Effluent Guidelines

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Drum Pump With Totalizer Review

drum pump with totalizer
Liquid chemical transfer is best carried out with pump and flow meter. But, sometimes this operation cannot be done because of several reasons. The main cause generally comes from available packaging type. Drum and Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC) are two main packaging types used for chemical product these days.

Fortunately, there is a solution for such operation problem. We can use motorized drum pump with totalizer and digital flow meter to transfer liquid chemical from drum, IBC or small vessel.

By using this equipment, transfer job can be done easily and at the same time we can adjust the flow rate and know how many litre we have transferred the chemical liquid at once. Continue reading

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How to Get Oil Price Up to Date

oil price up to date
It is no doubt that oil price has big influence against various cost contributors for chemical processing plants. Raw materials, auxiliary materials, spare parts and transportation cost are some costs that are directly correlated with oil price change.

Because of that reason, people are always trying to get oil price up to date at their hands. In addition, suppliers who supply raw materials and other materials frequently use oil price increase as their arsenal to get higher selling price.

In order to help you get oil price up to date, I wrote this article for you. You can get oil price up to date at any time from this page. The price is auto updated.

Just come back to this page to get oil price up to date. Continue reading

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