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  • Getting the Dust Out: Selecting a Filtration System

    May 8, 2015

    Selecting and sizing an appropriate air filtration system involves more than use of an engineering formula. In choosing between baghouses and cartridge collectors, air filtration system design engineers must take into account the intended application, the volume being treated, the type of dust...

  • Round Collectors Handle Vacuum Applications

    May 5, 2015

    Schust Standard Products has extended its Liberator series with a line of round collectors. The Schust Round Collectors (SRC) are suitable for vacuum applications and other high-pressure conditions. The SRC can operate with pressures as low as -70 in. of water column. The Round Collector...

  • Controlled Containment System

    May 4, 2015

    The CCS controlled containment system is engineered to safely contain and control airborne particulate from sampling procedures. Dispensing from drums and weighing procedures are typical applications. Drums or equipment can be easily rolled into the enclosure through the strip curtain entrance....

  • Bulk Solids Innovation Center to Spur Education, Research

    May 1, 2015

    Bulk solids education in America gets a home this month with the opening of the Bulk Solids Innovation Center in Salina, KS. The Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center is the first facility dedicated to bulk solids research and education in the U.S., and is expected to serve as a...

  • Processing Equipment Manufacturers See Continued Growth, Dollar Worries

    April 24, 2015

    By Joe Florkowski The rest of 2015, as well as 2016, are expected to be strong years for the members of the Process Equipment Manufacturers’ Association (PEMA), but concerns about the labor force and the strengthening American dollar are reasons for pause, according to Charlie Ingram,...

  • Continuous-Duty Industrial Vacuum for High-Volume Recovery

    April 22, 2015

    The Vac-U-Max Model 1020MFS features a powerful positive displacement pump designed specifically for high-volume recovery (up to 6 tn/hr) with 10- or 15-HP models available. As a continuous-duty vacuum producer, the unit provides power for “breakaway” central vacs. Large rubber tires...

  • Filtration Specialist Honored

    April 21, 2015

    Porvair Filtration Group, an international leader in filtration and separation, has been honored with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade – the UK’s highest accolade for business success. The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise provide an opportunity to...

  • Dust Collectors Improve Removal Efficiencies of Wet Scrubbers

    April 16, 2015

    Aerodyne Environmental, a specialist in industrial dust collectors and material handling valves, offers products that can either operate as stand-alone units or as pre-filters for existing dust collection systems. No matter how they are used in a process, these dust collectors will improve...

  • New Filter-Cleaning Technology Ensures Even-Gasket Compression

    April 16, 2015

    Even-Lock filter-cleaning technology ensures even-gasket compression on all cartridge filters in a CMAXX industrial dust collector. It assures that there are no hazardous leaks anywhere across the filter gaskets. Some industrial dust collection systems use methods like individual door pans with...

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