St Patrick’s Day 2019 with Street Sweeping Hoses

St Patrick’s Day is about being dressed in green, packed pubs, food, shamrocks; but do we know much about street cleaning with street sweeping hoses? Many of us may not have witnessed the streets the morning after; a sight not so pretty at all. But early birds can observe the morning streets with glass bottles, […]

Winter Solstice – Six Facts You Need To Know

To learn more about Masterflex Food Grade Hoses, this Winter Solstice, please continue to the end of the article. 1. Winter Solstice, in December, marks the longest night and shortest day of the year. 2. Only 7 hours and 50 minutes of sunlight, in parts of the UK, is given on this day 3. Stonehenge […]

PVC vs PU: Which Hose is Right for U?

  PVC vs Polyurethane (PU), how do we decide whether PVC or PU is more suitable for our application and what are the differences that help us decide? Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) and Polyurethane (PU), both forms of thermoplastics, are conventional materials used in hoses and ducting. They have many properties in common and some that […]