Elastomer Guide: Which Rubber Seal Is Suitable For Your Process?
Thermoplastic elastomers, sometimes referred to as TPEs or thermoplastic rubbers, are engineering standard polymers that offer superior viscoelasticity. Manufactured from co-polymers or a blend of rubber and a polymer, elastomers display excellent thermoplastic and elastomeric characteristics. (more…)
What is Clean-in-Place (CIP) and Why is it Important to Hygienic Industries?
Clean-in-Place (CIP) is a fully integrated, automated way to clean complicated machine interiors without relying on disassembly or maintenance hatches. CIP saves technicians from stopping and disassembling the machine (known as Cleaning-Out-of-Place) outside of emergencies. (more…)
What Are The Components In A Pigging System?
Liquid recovery systems, also known as ‘pigging’, are common in plants and factories that process liquids, such as in food and drink production, pet food, cosmetics, paints, and personal care products. The aim of pigging systems is to recover and remove leftover liquids from pipelines, using a special projectile known...
The Pitfalls Of Clean In Place (CIP)
With pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and food and drink production being highly regulated, it’s vital that manufacturers operate with effective, validated cleaning methods. If equipment isn’t cleaned thoroughly, product quality and safety can be affected by contamination, with the potential to cause harm to consumers – a situation that is likely to...
CONNECT With An ITS Representative Face-to-Face Through Video Conferencing
Is there a way to get around the issue of travel restrictions and site visits during Covid? Absolutely! At ITS, we’ve been working hard on remote, video-based alternatives to ensure you get the face-to-face support you need during the pandemic. (more…)
4 Green Technologies To Reduce Your Water And Power Consumption AND Boost Product Recovery
The effects of climate change are being observed and experienced more frequently than ever before, with extreme weather events now a common occurrence in every region of the world, including the UK. Consequently, it’s important that businesses pursue a policy of sustainability which, in part, can be achieved by implementing...
Warning Signs Indicating Pump Cavitation
Well To Begin With, What Is Cavitation? It is the formation of bubbles in liquid, developed in regions of low pressure around an impeller. The reason cavitation can become damaging is the way in which the bubbles implode by releasing a small stream of water which is powerful enough to...
ITS News Bulletin – 25th March 2020
As UK Master Distributor for Alfa Laval, ITS endeavour to power through these challenging times. Our number one priority is to continue to provide excellent service to our customer base while adhering to the government lockdown and preventing social interaction. We are set up, so all staff are available to...
COVID-19 Coronavirus Update
In the light of the issues relating to the growing spread of the COVID-19 virus Industrial Trading Solutions are taking some early actions to mitigate the spread while continuing to offer an unparalleled level of Technical Support and next day service from our complete hygienic range of products. From 16th...
Industrial Trading Solutions is LIVE!
Welcome to our new and improved website – our streamlined service now offers a variety of User Manuals, Data Sheets and Spares Catalogues for our entire range of Process & Hygienic products in the Food, Dairy & Beverage industries including market leading sanitary range suppliers – Alfa Laval, Bornemann, Mouvex,...