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  • Dust Collector Fire Reported at Michigan Plant

    December 7, 2018

    Fire crews responded to a dust collector fire at an automotive structures plant in Michigan last Monday and remained on scene for two hours to put the blaze out, local news organizations reported this week.  Emergency personnel were called to the Challenge Manufacturing plant in Holland, MI...

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  • Camfil APC Introduces Gold Cone X-Flo Filter Cartridges

    December 4, 2018

    Building on the proven performance of HemiPleat Gold Cone technology, GCX filters stay cleaner and last longer than conventional pleated filters. GCX filter cartridges use a proprietary inner pleat pack with an open-bottomed, inner-cone of media that greatly expands the usable surface area of the...

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  • Aerodyne Unveils Dust Hound Dust Collector

    November 29, 2018

    About 55% as tall as a standard cyclone for the same efficiency and airflow, the Dust Hound dust collector more easily fits available space without costly facility and process line renovations. It lowers cost by allowing the smallest size cyclone that will do the job and is up to 99% efficient at...

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  • New Pulse-Jet Fabric Filter Dust Collection System Unveiled

    November 28, 2018

    Van Tongeren America unveils a dust collection system proven to remove more than 99 percent of particulates from an airstream to meet all applicable environmental emissions standards. Featuring a proprietary design that controls the airflow direction through the baghouse, the dust collection...

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  • Dust Collectors for Dry Processing

    November 14, 2018

    Whirl Wet dust collectors perform at high efficiencies: 99%+ range for a broad variety of soluble and insoluble particulate. Units are self-cleaning; particulate is deposited at the bottom of the unit as a dense filter cake. The patented design has no moving parts, does not use “maintenance...

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  • Dust Explosion Reported at ADM Elevator in Illinois

    November 6, 2018

    Emergency personnel were called to an Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) facility in Decatur, IL early Saturday morning after a dust explosion and fire were reported, coverage by several local news organizations said.  The explosion occurred at about 1 a.m. in a grain elevator that is part of the...

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  • Connected Technology for Simpler Dust and Fume Management

    November 6, 2018

    Donaldson is introducing a connected solution that monitors dust and fume collection equipment and prompts owners to take early, cost-saving maintenance actions. Donaldson will offer the solution through an early-adopter program, with a formal launch in 2019. Using cloud connectivity, the...

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  • Camfil APC Launches New Gold Series X-Flo Industrial Dust Collector

    October 31, 2018

    The new Gold Series X-Flo (GSX) industrial dust collector from Camfil APC is used for industrial applications that produce or process fine, fibrous, and heavy dusts and fumes.  GSX collectors are designed in modules, so they are easy to build and assemble. Each module handles airflows up to...

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  • Dust-Free Loading Spout

    October 30, 2018

    Unique ring spacing improves dust collection and reduces emissions with the X32 loading spout. The rugged unit can handle a variety of materials, featuring loading rates up to 450 CFM, maximizing the amount of product being loaded. The X32 can be configured to load open or enclosed trucks and...

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  • CSB Gathering Public Input on Combustible Dust Issues

    October 25, 2018

    As part of its investigation into the May 2017 explosion at a Didion Milling facility in Wisconsin, the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) unveiled a new effort this week to collect comments from industry, researchers, and other stakeholders on combustible dust management and...

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