This Month’s Focus: Dust Collection
Dust hazards analysis for simple dust collection systems
Performing a dust hazards analysis is the best way to evaluate your plant’s risk for a dust explosion.
Custom dust collector replaces worn, noncompliant unit
American Gilsonite Company (AGC) mines, conveys, and processes uintaite, a naturally occurring hydrocarbon resin used to enhance a variety of products. The company’s 35-year-old, abrasion-patched, out-of-compliance dust collector needed replacing, and AGC chose Sly Inc. to handle the job.
Industrial vacuum system improves company’s production process
Producing 8 million pounds of powder per year left AM Stabilizers needing a more efficient way to deal with spilled product and airborne dust. A visit to a trade show prompted the plant superintendent to contact Vac-U-Max to fill that need.
What type of dust collection system should I consider for handling my hazardous metal dust?
Particle Professor: Six degrees of fluidization
Columnist Ray Cocco discusses fluidization principles and examines how fluidization can help or hinder your bulk solids process.
Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market
January: Mixing & Blending
February: Screening & Classifying
March: Pneumatic Conveying
May: Bagging & Packaging
June: Size Reduction
July: Mechanical Conveying
August: Annual Reference & Buyer’s Resource
September: Weighing & Batching
October: Dust Collection
November: Storage; and the Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market
Bagging and packaging
Dust collection and dust control
Mixing and blending
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