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MIXED. To join; to mingle. A compound made of several simples is said to be something mixed.

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Recyclers must overcome collection economics, as it is currently too expensive to collect mixed paper from small to medium-sized companies, Engle said.
If the air dryers are not maintained properly, moisture can be introduced, shortening the benchlife of mixed sand.
Companies such as ADIC and SpectraLogic, for example, handle mixed media (or shared library services) using virtual partitions, while Storage Tek uses a native app- roach.
The strength of the Banbury is in its ability to move materials aggressively within the mixing chamber, effectively shearing the mix, with the ability to accept most available feed forms of raw materials and previously mixed rubber.
While some differences exist between models, core machines function by filling a chamber with mixed sand, sealing the chamber off (except for the passages between the blow head and tooling) and then pressurizing the chamber to "blow" the sand into the tooling.
Identification of individually mixed batches with lot number;
These are additives mixed into elastomer binders, mostly organic or inorganic powders, and in some cases also liquids.
It can be seen that the power consumption of the batch mixed with HESC rotors is comparable to the standard full-four-wing rotors, but in about half of the elapsed mixing time.
Already at the beginning of the process chain, when the raw materials are mixed, the quality of the final product is determined by the type of machine used (tangential or intermeshing) and the mixing units used (rotors), the raw materials and by the type of process.
Rubber mixing in internal mixers is very much a question of putting energy into the mixed material as efficiently as possible.