The Readco Containerized Batch Mixer is used extensively in the Cosmetics industry for blending powders, binders and color pigments to produce high quality face powders. With the use of the high tip speed Wisk Impeller, particle sizes can also be reduced. Very specific formulations can be obtained by precisely controlling tumble speed, tumble time, impeller speed and impeller time.
The Readco Containerized Batch Mixer has been used to coat PVC pellets with an UV inhibitor for controlled let down in the actual extrusion process. The ability of the Containerized Batch Mixer to controlled the amount and time of blending maintains original particle size while shortening the total blend time with other batch blending methods.
The Readco Containerized Batch Mixer has been used to blend various powders with heavy pigment loading and binder, producing deep blue colors for eye shadow. Controlling the blending intensity and time provides very precise control of the ingredients and eliminating unwanted wasted product.
The Readco Containerized Batch Mixer is being used to combine ground spices with annatto oil to produce spice mixes and soup flavorings. Precise control of time and intensity can maintain original particle size and reduce the normal blending total cycle time.
The Readco Containerized Batch Mixer is used extensively color concentrate industry for precise control of chemicals and color compounds for the production of the outside color layer on pills. With the ability to dedicate modules to specific color formulations all risk of cross contamination is eliminated.
The Readco Containerized Batch Mixer is being used to combine cosmetic grade talc with fragrances to produce an "After Bath" dusting powder. By maintaining precise control of the fragrance percentage many different formulations can be made with one unit.
The Readco Containerized Batch Mixer is being used to blend various powder components with color concentrates to produce fired and unfired ceramic and mortar type tiles. By controlling blending time and speed many different formulations can be produced on one main drive station and several different sized modules.