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  • Combustible Dust Standards for Dust Collection Systems

    June 23, 2015

    The release of NFPA 652: Standard on Fundamentals of Combustible Dusts will have a direct impact on plant operations that utilize dust collectors. The new standard is designed to provide the basic principles and requirements for handling combustible dusts. Ultimately, NFPA 652 is meant to provide...

  • Stainless Steel Cartridge Jet Pulse Dust Collectors

    June 22, 2015

    Sternpulse jet pulse cartridge dust collectors are now available in 304 and 316 stainless construction, for dust materials, such as reactive chemicals and food products that are not compatible with painted steel. The design is compact, easy to maintain, and provides an energy efficient solution to...

  • Powder Show Tour Provides Dust Collection Insight

    June 18, 2015

    Powder Show Canada attendees were given a guided tour of the ins and outs of dust collection at the Powder & Bulk Solids Canada, Wednesday afternoon in Toronto. Gary Johnson, chemical engineer and consultant with Workplace Exposure Solutions, led a group of eager attendees to five different...

  • Discharging Dry Goods as a Solid Column

    June 18, 2015

    The Dust Suppression Hopper (DSH) concentrates the discharge of dry goods as a solid column into any target repository including trucks, rail cars, ships, storage containers, or stockpiles. The system is sized based on an application’s load out rate and bulk density, and then simply installed...

  • Dust Collection Systems Maintenance and Management at Powder Show Canada

    June 16, 2015

    When it comes to dust collection systems maintenance, one of the easiest problems to avoid may be one of the simplest: managing the documentation that comes with the system. Users of dust collection systems will spend hundreds of thousands of dollars on dust collection systems, but if they can...

  • Pulse-Jet Roof Access Bin Vent

    June 12, 2015

    Schust Standard Products introduces the Liberator pulse-jet roof access bin vent (PVR) that brings pleated filter technology to container venting and dust recovery.   PVR provides additional filter surface area in a compact design for high-efficiency applications involving storage bins,...

  • Conveyor Filtration System Developed

    June 10, 2015

    A new industrial filtration system has been developed by the experts at United Air Specialists and BHA to address the unique challenges concerning conveyor and transfer point dust control. This solution is designed to integrate directly onto the conveyor frame capturing and containing the...

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  • De-Dusting Improves Product, Keeps Environment Clean

    June 8, 2015

    Dust in bulk solid materials, including plastic resins, minerals, metal ores, aluminum chips, tablets, granular foods, and others, may cause environmental hazards, housekeeping concerns, or reduced quality in the finished product. Therefore, the removal of dust and other contaminants is an...

  • Static Dissipative Polyurethane Hose

    June 5, 2015

    This new, clear, and lightweight, static dissipative polyurethane hose can replace heavier PVC and polyethylene conductive hoses in many fume and dust collection applications. Flexaust Flx-Thane LD-SD static dissipative polyurethane hose is clear, highly flexible, and compressible, making it...