Mucon Powder Valves and Components


Complimentary Registration to 2018 Exhibitions

Posted on March 2nd, 2018

Kemutec will be participating in the following Exhibitions this Fall and invite you to enjoy complimentary registration.  Hope to see you there!   GEAPS Exchange 2018 – March 25-27, 2018 – Registration Discount – Use Code 44480 Powder & Bulk Solids – April 24 – 26, 2018 – Discounted Registration National Plastics Expo – May 7-11, 2018 – [ read more ]

Mucon A2P Iris Diaphragm Valve

Mucon A2P Iris Diaphragm Valve and HDPE Bottle Recycling

Posted on January 12th, 2018

Americans use 2.5 million plastic bottles every hour,¹ most of these bottles are produced from HDPE plastic. Of these HDPE bottles, 1.15 million pounds are collected for recycling per year.²  They are then cleaned, shredded, melted and extruded into pellets. These pellets are used in the manufacturing of plastic lumber, containers, trays, pipe, cutting boards, [ read more ]

Mucon DSVP Pneumatic Slide Gate Valve

Mucon DSV-P Slide Gate Valve Controls Flow of Asphalt Filler Ingredients

Posted on October 16th, 2017

Pictured: Mucon DSV Slide Gate Valve with pneumatic sleeve Requirements:  Replaced existing butterfly valve located on hopper containing abrasive materials.  New valve must allow for full-bore unobstructed material flow and withstand abrasive material before mixing system. Solution: A Mucon DSV-P Slide Gate Valve that is designed to withstand harsh environment associated with abrasive ingredients in the asphalt mix.  The Mucon DSV-P [ read more ]

Mucon Hygienic Oyster Valve

Mucon Hygienic Oyster Butterfly Valve

Posted on September 11th, 2017

Mucon Hygienic Oyster™ Butterfly Valves   Mucon presents the Hygienic Oyster™ Butterfly Valves. They feature easy strip-down and FDA seals resulting in a flow control and isolation valve capable of meeting the demanding requirements of the pharmaceutical, nutritional and food industries. Features and Benefits: 316L stainless steel construction Easy strip down for cleaning and maintenance Built-in tri-clamp ferrules [ read more ]

Mucon VE Super Leggera Hygienic Butterfly Valve

Mucon Oyster Super Leggera Hygienic Butterfly Valves for Pharmaceutical Powders

Posted on June 20th, 2017

Case Study – Pharmaceuticals manufacturer requires the same cleaning and maintenance characteristics of the Mucon Oyster™ Compact Series Butterfly Valve but must be super light weight. Product:  Oyster™ Super Leggera Hygienic Butterfly Valve Handling / Material:  Pharmaceutical powders Geo Location: Spain Application requirements: Cleaning and maintenance characteristics of Oyster™ Compact series sanitary valve with significantly [ read more ]

The Original Mucon Iris Diaphragm Valve

The Mucon Iris Diaphragm Valve – The History of the Innovative Flow Control Valve

Posted on June 15th, 2017

Several different types of valves are available in the powder processing industry. One, in particular, has proven itself time and again as the strong, reliable and innovative flow control solution – the Iris Diaphragm Valve (IDV). The revolutionary design of the IDV is the creative invention of two brothers working together in the photographic industry [ read more ]

Mucon VE Butterfly Valve for Vacuum Systems

Mucon Oyster Lightweight, Sanitary Butterfly Valve for Vacuum Systems

Posted on April 18th, 2017

Valve: Mucon Oyster™ Compact VP Valve Handling / Material: Pharmaceutical powders Location: United Kingdom Application:  Pharmaceutical powders in a hygienic environment with vacuum Details: Supply a light-weight, sanitary butterfly valve compatible with the vacuum system. Traditionally, butterfly valves designed for use in high vacuum applications, especially in the larger sizes required for powder handling in [ read more ]

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Mucon – Upcoming Exhibitions – Complimentary Registration

Posted on June 8th, 2017

Our line of Mucon Valves will be featured at the following Exhibitions this Fall.  We invite you to enjoy complimentary registration.  Hope to see you there! Process Expo – Sept 19 – 22, 2017 – Free Registration Pack Expo – Sept 25-27, 2017 – Free Registration 2017 Chem Show – OCT 31 – Nov 2, [ read more ]

Promoflow Discharge Aid

Promoting Flow in Storage Bins with Promoflow Discharge Aids

Posted on May 30th, 2017

The problem of promoting flow from storage bins should not be underestimated. While the use of various flow aid devices is well established in many industries, their effectiveness in many applications has been unsatisfactory.  Most storage bins are designed on the basis of storage capacity alone, with little consideration given to material properties and required [ read more ]

Mucon K Iris Valve for strict hygiene requirments

Mucon K Iris Valve Meets Strict Hygiene Requirements

Posted on May 25th, 2017

Pictured: Mucon K Series Iris Diaphragm Valves ready for dispatch to a pharmaceutical manufacturer. Requirements: Meet strict, hygienic production standards. Application: Sanitary open discharge from V Cone Blender to IBCs. Special Features: Optional stainless steel blanking plates for additional security. Series K Iris Valves have been specifically designed for applications demanding the highest level of hygiene [ read more ]