Whether your screener scalps, removes fines, or
grades material, the machine’s failure can have
costly consequences. A torn or otherwise compromised
screen can force you to reprocess material,
scrap it, or even recall off-spec product. This article
will present some of the common causes of such
screen problems and possible solutions
Think-then-do requires you to work in short bursts of activity, with multiple cycles of Thinking
This helps you to avoid what I call “screen-blindness”. You may recognise the phenomenon if
you've ever spent several hours working on a design. The longer you work, the more slowly you
seem to get results. You find yourself sitting staring at the screen, pushing pixels around one way
than back again. You lose touch with what it is you're trying to do. You're screen-blind.
Addiction is a terrible thing. It consumes and
controls us, makes us deny important truths and
blinds us to the consequences of our actions. Our
world is in the grip of a dangerous carbon habit.
Coal and oil paved the way for the developed world’s
The Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set (HEDIS) uses various
types of quality measures. The HEDIS clinical performance measures are
based on information such as members’ medical records. These measures help
to compare how well plans prevent and treat illness. For example, one HEDIS
measure looks at how many adult smokers or recent quitters were advised to
quit by a health professional in the plan. Another looks at whether two-year-
olds are up to date on recommended shots.