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This Month’s Focus: Dust Collection

Six key considerations for proper dust collection system design

When considering installing a dust collector, adopting a “system design” approach over the more common “component selection” approach can help ensure a properly functioning system for your application.

Selecting filter media for your cartridge-style dust collector

Designing a dust collection system is a complex task, and the filter media is an especially important component.

Getting connected: How IoT could change dust collection

The Internet of Things (IoT) is quickly migrating from consumer applications to the world of industry, and that includes dust collection.

Suppliers’ Tips

What signs should I look for to diagnose an underperforming dust collector?

General Features

Particle Professor: Understanding dense-phase conveying

Columnist Ray Cocco explains the difference between dilute- and dense-phase conveying and offers advice on when dense-phase conveying can be a more cost-effective option.

Wamgroup celebrates 50th anniversary, opens technology research center

Wamgroup started in 1968 and commemorated its 50 years in business by opening a bulk solids technology research center and inviting employees and other industry participants to take part in the celebration and grand opening.

November Content

Silo safety: Regulations and other factors

Investing in powder testing

Issue Focuses

January: Mixing & Blending

February: Screening & Classifying

March: Pneumatic Conveying

April: Drying

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

December: Feeders

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Technical Articles

Write a technical article and win respect for your company’s expertise. PBE’s technical articles are authored by technical professionals for technical professionals. They can be long or short, but whatever the format, they present objective information about how to improve bulk solids processing or handling. Learn more about what we look for, sample topics, how to submit an article, and how we can help you write it.

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2018
Focus
Special Sections
January
Mixing & Blending
Bulk Bags & Equipment
February
Screening & Classifying
1. Explosion Protection
2. Air Pollution Control (APC)
March*
Pneumatic Conveying
Bin Level Indicators
April
Drying
Bin Dischargers
May
Bagging & Packaging
Rotary Airlocks
June
Size Reduction
1. Monitors
2. Air Pollution Control (APC)
July*
Mechanical Conveying
1. Filter Media
2. Vacuum Cleaning     Equipment
August
Annual Reference & Buyer’s Resource
September
Weighing & Batching
Flow Aids
October
Dust Collection
Valves
November*
Storage
Crushers
Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market
December
Feeders
1. Contamination Detectors &     Separators
2. Air Pollution Control (APC)
*Nanotechnology Issue

Buyers Guide
Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market