All Blog Posts about ‘Ammonium Sulfate’

Benefits of Pipe Reactor Granulation for Ammonium Sulfate Fertilizer Production

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Benefits of a Pipe Reactor for Ammonium Sulfate Granulation

Originally designed by the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for producing ammoniated phosphates, the pipe reactor serves as a way to mitigate the challenges associated with pre-reactor tanks in the fertilizer ammoniation-granulation process.  Also known as the cross-pipe reactor, the pipe reactor has been making a Continue reading →

 

Pelletizing Offers Premium Alternative for Potash and Ammonium Sulfate Fertilizer Granulation

This article was co-authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Ammonium Sulfate Pellets

Potassium and ammonium salts are essential in supplementing crop nutritional requirements.  While the granulation of these materials has traditionally been carried out via roll compaction, the demand for a more round and less angular product is causing some fertilizer producers to introduce an additional production Continue reading →

 

Providing Sulfur to Crops is now Essential

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Sulfur Fertilizer (Sulphur Fertiliser) Production

Sometimes called the 4th macronutrient for its importance next to nitrogen (N), phosphorous (P), and potassium (K), sulfur (S) is a secondary nutrient required by plants for a number of physiological purposes.   Rising sulfur deficiencies have put sulfur in the spotlight in recent years, leading Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Ammonium Sulfate Granules

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Ammonium Sulfate (Sulphate) Fertilizer (Fertiliser) Granules

This week’s photo illustrates ammonium sulfate granules. FEECO offers comprehensive process solutions for the production of ammonium sulfate using a pipe reactor, a process which produces a premium, round granule.   How does granulation with a pipe reactor work? The pipe reactor is integrated into Continue reading →

 

Resource of the Week: Coating Drum for Ammonium Sulfate

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Resource of the Week: Ammonium Sulfate (Sulphate) Fertilizer (Fertiliser) Coating Drum Project Profile

This week’s highlighted resource is a project profile on a coating drum for ammonium sulfate. FEECO engineered and manufactured a custom coating drum for ammonium sulfate and sulfur bentonite. This project profile highlights how the coating drum works and how the FEECO flight simulator played Continue reading →

 

US Nitrogen Fertilizer Market On the Rise

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Ammonium Sulfate (Sulphate) Fertilizer (Fertiliser) Granules

As one of the key nutrients required for plant growth, nitrogen is essential to life on Earth. It plays a critical role in crop production and ultimately, producing food for the Earth’s inhabitants, particularly as the world looks to feed an exponentially growing population. One Continue reading →

 


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