On-line particle size analyzer automates milling at DSM
SM was founded as Dutch State Mines in 1902 when the Dutch government nationalized its coal company. Today, the company focuses on three broad businesses: life science products, performance materials, and polymers and industrial chemicals. It operates 200 production sites and offices in 40 countries.
At its plant in Filago, Italy, DSM makes composite resins for the marine and automotive industries, including 15 varieties of powder resins from four intermediate products.