Powder and Bulk Engineering
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Skip Navigation LinksHome) Item Details
Powder and Bulk Engineering is a technical publication devoted to readers in the bulk solids market, worldwide.
Technical Articles
Item Details:
Publication Date: 06/1992
Pages: 5
PDF Format
Recommended Item:
Bag filter fabrics: Getting the most for your filtering dollar

Do you need to select a bag filter fabric for the dust collectors in your process? If so, you're probably aware that fabrics for bag filters come in a wide range of fibers, constructions, and treatments and are suited to filtering products with various characteristics. This article provides information to help you choose a filter fabric that will reliably filter dust in your process while handling your product's characteristics and giving you the most for your filtering dollar. Sections cover filter fibers, fabric construction, fabric treatments, dust collector types, and which filter fabrics are used in various industries. Tips on finding help in selecting a filter fabric conclude the article.

Reliably processing your product means reliably filtering the process air. This prevents air contamination and loss of valuable product. The best way to ensure reliable filtering is to choose the right filter fabric for your process and product. The following information reviews some filter fabric basics that can help you match a filter fabric to your requirements.

To read this entire article:

You may purchase this article now for personal use. Simply click the Buy Item button above, enter your payment details, and download the article. It will be available to you for 7 days for viewing, printing, or saving for future reference. All articles are copyrighted by CSC Publishing, Inc. and cannot be used for commercial purposes without express permission in writing from the Publisher. This includes but is not limited to: web posting, printing, or sharing via email.


Your payment information is forwarded in an encrypted form, using 40- or 128-bit Secure Socket Layer technology, only to our payment gateway ( for processing.


To view an article, you must have Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. Click on the icon to download Acrobat Reader free of charge.

      Copyright 2014, CSC Publishing Inc. ALL Rights Reserved * Privacy policy