Lesson Code: PEF-1203 Blending. This Lesson is aimed at personnel who require an overview of blending operations, including different types of blending equipment, equipment control parameters, and safety precautions.

  • Category: Finished Dose - Equipment


After taking this e-Lesson, you will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of a blending operation
  • Name two commonly used blender types
  • Describe the structure of a ribbon blender
  • List the key parameters that must be controlled in a blending operation
  • Describe the precautions that should be taken when unloading and transporting blends
  • List typical PPE worn when working with blenders
  • Describe the safety precautions required when operating an cleaning a V-blender

Keywords: Cleaning, Control Parameters, Load Size, Mixing, Non-Uniform Blend, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Ribbon Blender, Rotational Speed, Uniform Blend, Unloading, V-Blender