All Blog Posts about ‘Fertilizer Granulation’

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration Part 1

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration

The following piece is an excerpt from an article written by Charles R. Harbison and presented at the 10th Annual Bulk Material Handling Seminar in 1977. It has since been edited and condensed for the purpose of this article. ABSTRACT Agglomeration is an old technique. Continue reading →

 

Processing Sludges for Acceptance in the Fertilizer Industry

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Sewage Sludge Disposal

The following article was written by Lee D. Hoffmann, and presented at the Fertilizer Industry Round Table (FIRT) in October, 1992. 1. Introduction – In 1982 John Naisbitt published a book called “Megatrends”. This book was based on a collection of news stories which were Continue reading →

 

NPK Fertilizer: What is it and How Does it Work?

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

NPK Fertilizer (Fertiliser)

NPK fertilizer is a complex fertilizer comprised primarily of the three primary nutrients required for healthy plant growth. The agriculture industry relies heavily on the use of NPK fertilizer to meet global food supply and ensure healthy crops.   According to the IFDC, about half Continue reading →

 

Sulfur Fertiliser Valuable to Plants

This article was co-authored by:

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

The enactment of the Acid Rain Program under the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments was in response to the discovery that acid rain was a major result of the burning of fossil fuels. Fossil fuels such as coal emit sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides when Continue reading →

 

The Role of the Engineering Company in the Implementation of a Urea-Based NPK Granulation Project in Malaysia

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

The following is a summary of the article “The Role of the Engineering Company in the Implementation of a Urea-Based NPK Granulation Project in Malaysia,” by Lee D. Hoffman, and Glen H. Wesenberg. In this unique project for FPM of Malaysia, the owner served as Continue reading →

 

Sulfur Fertilizer Valuable to Plants

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO International

The enactment of the Acid Rain Program under the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments was in response to the discovery that acid rain was a major result of the burning of fossil fuels. When burned, fossil fuels, such as coal, emit sulfur dioxide and nitrogen Continue reading →

 

Waste to Value: Fertilizer from Chicken Manure

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

In the past several years, a problem in the agricultural industry has been gaining increasing attention: chicken manure. As chicken farms have blown up in size, the amount of manure they produce has escalated to a nearly unmanageable volume. People are scrambling to find a Continue reading →

 

FEECO’s Unique Unitized Base Helps Keep Installation and Maintenance Down Time to a Minimum

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO Unitized Base

Whether a rotary drum is being used as a dryer, kiln, cooler, or otherwise, it is often a key process component in a production setting. As a result, downtime for the rotary drum can have the potential to hold an entire operation on idle. For Continue reading →

 

Feeco Attends Biogas East & Midwest

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Feeco Attends Biogas East & Midwest

Biogas has been a popular topic of discussion lately, as the need for energy increases, and sources are being run dry. Sometimes referred to as swamp gas, landfill gas, or digester gas, biogas is generated from anaerobic digesters such as animal manure, sewage, and municipal Continue reading →

 

2009 IBA Conference Presentation

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

Institute for Briquetting and Agglomeration

The Institute for Briquetting and Agglomeration is a group of business and technical people interested and involved in the research, development and production of briquets, pellets and other densified products and the equipment to produce them. FEECO is has been a sponsor and supportor of the Continue reading →

 


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