Turning screening art into science
The mechanical separation of dry or wet material by individual particle size is a vital part of many applications, including chemical, pharmaceutical, fertilizer, and solid waste processing, sugar, feed, and grain handling, and sand, mineral, ceramic, and coal production.
Over the years, the art of designing a successful screening installation has steadily developed. Today, it's almost a science. This article reviews the screening process and discusses information you need to know when working with an equipment supplier to design a successful screening installation.