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Wet Granulation (C)

Fluid Bed Drying technology is a common method for the wet granulation process. Loading and unloading the large fluid bed dryer bowl can introduce many material handling challenges. Rheo offers containment and material handling solutions for filling the fluid bed dryer. A portable Variable Height Drum Tipper with a Large Diameter Ventilation Sleeve station provides a means of lifting and dumping the powder into the bowl, while providing local dust containment.

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Point Source Capture

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30 seconds
Drum Tipping

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200 kg

Rheo variable height drum tipper is right for pharmaceutical manufacturers interested in drum moving, drum dumping, drum lifting, drum tipping, etc.

Variable Height Drum Tipper

The Rheo Drum Tipper addresses the ergonomic risk factors associated with manually dumping drums. Each Drum Tipper is designed to meet the specific requirements of the application (drum weight, discharge height, discharge reach, etc.). The dual stage Variable Height Drum Tipper is configured to serve a range of discharge heights. This is ideal for workplaces where one machine must serve multiple applications or where discharge heights exceed 60 inches.

Rheo - Containment Equipment - Large Diameter Ventilation Sleeve

Large Diameter Ventilation Sleeve

The Rheo Large Diameter Ventilation Sleeve provides a simple, cost effective containment solution for hand scooping and other operations in a fluid bed dryer bowl. This unit is designed to provide localized dust and vapor extraction across openings up to 48 inches in diameter. The Large Diameter Ventilation Sleeve works well with fluid bed dryer bowls or screening equipment in which operators need to have full access to the powders.

Rheo - Containment Equipment - Air Filtration Unit

Air Filtration Unit (Supporting Product)

Rheo offers a complete line of portable and stationary Air Filtration Units that provide a local HEPA filtration device to serve Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) systems. The Rheo Air Filtration Unit is designed to meet the utility requirements of multiple Rheo Ventilation Sleeves; it is also a good fit for any application with similar extraction utility requirements.

Each system is configured to comply with international electrical standards. The GMP compliant design features a small footprint and noise rating of 76 dBa. Safe Change filters and activated carbon filters for VOC’s are also available.

Rheo Air Filtration Units are a cost effective alternative to upgrading house exhaust systems that have become over utilized or where there is a need to prevent the contamination of the house exhaust system ducting.

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