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batch processing

Chemistry
The analysis of clinical specimens in a grouped “run”, which contrasts with the more labour-intensive testing of individual specimens.
 
Microbiology
The induction of bacterial growth in a closed-system bioreactor with a specific amount of nutrients; once nutrients are consumed, the system is drained of product and bacteria and a new “batch” of bacteria and nutrients are placed in the system.
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Both loss-in-weight (model KCL-SFS-MT12) and volumetric (model KCV-MT12) feeder models are available for continuous or batch operation. The compact feeder is designed for ease of disassembly, allowing fast and easy cleaning.
Batch operation logs are also automatically kept by the system.
Both loss-in-weight and volumetric feeder models are available for continuous or batch operation. The compact feeder is designed for ease of disassembly, allowing fast and easy cleaning.
The discharge volume during calibration, the instantaneous pump flow rate, or progress during batch operation is displayed on the pump's backlit LCD display, allowing for measurement without the need for stopping pump operation.
Because the process is still a batch operation, cost of the recycled PET will initially be higher than virgin, Ranomer admits.