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Handling Methyl Iodide Safely

Methyl Iodide is a chemical compound used in organic synthesis. Due to its highly toxic and volatile nature, it needs to be handled with utmost care. This video demonstrates how one manufacturer of this compound has implemented Micro Matic closed loop transfer in their process, dramatically reducing the chance of worker and environmental exposure To […]

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Reusable/Returnable Packaging

From robust containers to clothing, food packaging and everything in between, it seems there is no requirement which, with a tweak here or there, cannot be fulfilled with plastic. It would be difficult to think of another material as versatile, cheap and durable as plastic. Unfortunately, as amazing as plastics are, it transpires that in […]

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Recycling at its best!

Thank goodness all those GDPR emails have stopped arriving in our inboxes! It has been quite challenging wading through pages of regulations and trying to understand how they apply to our company. It seems everyone has interpreted the rules slightly differently, making it extremely difficult to find a definitive answer. After lots of research and […]

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Welcoming Spring with open arms

Winter is clinging on with some final and brutal flurries of snow and freezing temperatures and yet the sun, when it has the chance to shine, is already much warmer and brings with it the promise of growth, warmth and new life to banish the harshness of winter. Here at IPI we are looking forward […]

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HVV System

The High Viscosity Valve (HVV) System from Micro Matic is specifically designed for liquids with a high viscosity, such as mineral oils: it’s all in the name. When integrated into a heavy-duty, refillable container mounted on a trolley, it provides a mobile dispensing unit which is ideal for use in vehicle workshops. The HVV dispensing […]

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OQEMA Video

OQEMA (formerly Lansdowne Chemicals) distribute Hydrazine Hydrate, a highly toxic and volatile chemical used in Power Stations. There is no better way to demonstrate the safety and cleanliness benefits of the Micro Matic closed loop systems than this video. It shows an operator filling and emptying IBCs and drums containing this very dangerous chemical wearing […]

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Isabelle Lockwood

Growing up Isabelle dreamt of only one thing: to be a pilot in the Royal Air Force. As is often the case, reality conspired against this teenage dream and it was not to be, leaving her looking for a new direction in which to take her life. After leaving school at 18 Isabelle spent a […]

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Welcome! December is approaching

Where does the time go? Surely we can’t already be approaching December! It really is amazing how quickly time seems to go by and deadlines we thought were far away are all of a sudden upon us. Has your company done all the necessaries to comply with REACH regulations? The final registration date for low […]

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REACH legislation: are you maximising its marketing potential?

There are a huge variety of chemicals being manufactured in the world today with varying degrees of toxicity. Europe stands as a front-runner in setting high standards of worker protection against health and safety risks at work, seeking to provide guidance in the safe handling of chemicals, which includes the recommendation that closed loop transfer […]

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Introducing Giuseppe Fiorello

We are delighted to introduce the newest member of the IPI team, Mr Giuseppe Fiorello, who joined us in March 2017 as Market Developer. A licenced chemist and member of the Italian Chemical Society, Giuseppe has a Masters in Inorganic and Chemical Physic and has had papers published in international magazines such as ‘Macromolecular Chemistry […]

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