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Storage tanks for chemicals and auxiliary substances

Level, switching and pressure measurement in storage tanks

Level, switching and pressure measurement in storage tanks
Level, switching and pressure measurement in storage tanks

Process data

Measuring task:
Level and pressure measurement, point level detection
Measuring point:
Measuring range up to:
4 m
Chemicals and auxiliaries
Process temperature:
+10 … +95 °C
Process pressure:
0 … 0 bar
Special challenges:
Aggressive, gas producing media


The targeted addition of chemicals and auxiliary substances influences the properties and quality of the paper. Common additives are hydrogen peroxide as well as alkalis, acids and fillers. These chemicals and additives are sometimes aggressive, produce vapours and are at temperatures of up to 95 °C. This means they are often stored in stainless steel or glass fibre reinforced plastic containers. Level and pressure measurements are essential for the safe filling and emptying of the storage tanks and for dry run protection of pumps.

Your benefit

Reliable, product-independent measurement
Cost effective
Optimal utilization of the container volume
User friendly
Simple installation and setup

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Industry brochure

Level and pressure instrumentation for the paper industry