EASTERN INSTRUMENTS

SOLIDS FLOW APPLICATIONS: RECYCLED MATERIALS

Centriflow<sup>®</sup> Solids Mass Flow Meter Technical Information
The CentriFlow® Meter from Eastern Instruments is a Solid Particle Mass Flow Meter that is durable, accurate, maintenance-free, compact, and cost-effective. It is unique and positioned to replace weigh belts, impact meters, loss in weight meters, and static weigh scales, anywhere that accuracy, low maintenance, and zero drift are paramount.

Please see below for a variety of material test reports, videos and product application bulletins for applications in the recycled materials sector. Whether re-purposing recycled plastic bottles into new plastic materials, or turning construction debris into wood pellets for combustion in biomass energy plants, the CentriFlow line of flow meters can accurately measure your solids products. If you do not see your particular product, contact us about our free product testing today.


RECYCLED MATERIALS APPLICATIONS





Asphalt Production


Bio-Energy Production


Engineered Materials


Plastics Production


ENERGY SECTOR APPLICATIONS

The CentriFlow Meter can be used to measure a variety of recycled materials in a variety of industries in order to make many of the products that we use every day. The type of CentriFlow Meter, including the various options that are utilized will be determined by the product that you would like to measure. Whether measuring ground plastic bottles during plastics recycling or shredded plastic bags or carpet shreds for a variety of building supplies, there is a CentriFlow Meter that is just right for your application.

Please click on the rotating pictures or the links below for a variety of test reports and videos of the CentriFlow Meter measuring a variety of products in the Recycled Materials Sectors including recycled plastics, glass, wood products, carpet shreds and more. If you don't see your product, don't worry. We have probably measured it before. Contact us today!

ASPHALT PRODUCTION



CentriFlow Mass Flow Meter Applications in the asphalt production Industry
Many solids products are used in the production of asphalt including Crushed Glass, Recycled Materials such as ground shingles or other construction debris as well as a variety of sand and silica products. The CentriFlow Meter can measure any of the major ingredients as well as micro ingredients at very low flow rates for both batching or continuous processes.

BIO-ENERGY PRODUCTION



CentriFlow Mass Flow Meter Applications in the Bio-Energy Industry
The Bio-Energy sector, with its varied methods of extracting energy from a wide variety of products, allows for a wide range of opportunities for using the CentriFlow Meter. The CentriFlow Meter can be used in a variety of ways, including measuring the feed stock for combustion. These feed stocks range from Cherry Pits to construction debris and everything in between.


ENGINEERED/ RECYCLED MATERIALS



CentriFlow Mass Flow Meter Applications in the engineered materials industry
Many products can be made from recycled materials ranging from carpet to engineered wood products. The CentriFlow Meter has assisted customers measuring a variety of products including carpet shreds, plastic bags, chipped plastic bottles and more.


PLASTIC PRODUCTS



CentriFlow Mass Flow Meter Applications in the plastics industry
The CentriFlow Meter has been positioned after pelletizers in order to measure the continuous rate of output of plastic pellets. Meters have also been used in a variety of industries measuring a variety of plastics, including pellets, recycled plastic bottles, chipped PET plastic and even ground plastic bags.