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  • Schenck Process to Open Segregated Stainless Steel Production Plant

    July 26, 2017

    In an effort to better serve the high end food, dairy, nutraceutical, and fine chemical markets, Schenck Process announces an investment to renovate its main plant at the Whitewater, WI location to a dedicated stainless steel production facility.    The change removes carbon steel...

  • Camfil APC Names Bérard Group EVP of Global Unit

    July 5, 2017

    Camfil, a leading global manufacturer of air filtration, dust, mist, and fume collection equipment, has appointed Alain Bérard to the position of group executive vice president in charge of the Air Pollution Control (APC) global business unit. In his new role, Bérard is...

  • Improved DeDuster for Injection Molders

    June 28, 2017

    The C-20 DeDuster offers simple operation and excellent cleaning performance. It is an effective dust removal system that is capable of processing up to 100 lb/h of dry, granular material. The lightweight C-20 DeDuster (20 lb) requires only 10.5 in. installation height between the hopper...

  • Capturing a Health Hazard: Collecting Submicron Dust

    June 23, 2017

    Capturing dust is no easy game. Numerous factors come into play when designing a dust collection system. To be successful, a baghouse must be properly designed with the right filter material, ductwork, and capture system. Flows and velocities have to be correct to ensure proper transference of the...

  • Four Considerations in Choosing a Dust Collector

    June 22, 2017

    If you plan to purchase or upgrade your facility’s dust collection system, there are many factors to consider about the process you’re trying to control. With a variety of filtration media and equipment models to choose from, it can be a bewildering process. Here are a few...

  • 10 Tips to Optimize Dust Collection System Performance

    June 16, 2017

    An underperforming pulse jet dust collector or baghouses is frequently the result of several issues but most often is the result of either very high dust loading, inefficient cleaning, or some combination of the two. Left unchecked, these problems can result in process bottlenecks and increased...

  • 10 Ways to Keep Your Dust Collector Operating Safely

    June 16, 2017

    A dust collector is a key component in the safety of almost every dry processing plant. Here are 10 ways to make sure your dust collection system lives up to the tasks of keeping workers safe, maximizing production uptime, and meeting regulatory compliance. 1. Deflagration Protection If your...

  • Dust Collection Systems with Modular Skids

    June 13, 2017

    ARS has added modular skids to its line of dust collection systems. The DC9 is a portable dust collector that easily transports where dust control is critical. Diesel- or electric-powered systems are available. Each has convenient side loading, vertical hanging filters allowing effortless change...

  • Vacuums for Safe Collection of Combustible Dust

    June 6, 2017

    Nilfisk announces the launch of two new lines of NRTL-certified continuous-duty industrial vacuums for Class II, Division 2 and non-classified environments. All vacuums feature ETL-certification and are designed to meet NFPA 652 housekeeping recommendations for the safe collection of combustible...

  • Versatile, Compact Cartridge Dust Collectors

    June 6, 2017

    Featuring up to 85,000 CFM, the new Brahm Series collectors also feature a decreased can velocity, lower internal static pressure losses, refined control loops on the variable frequency drive (VFD), and enhanced pulsing algorithms that increase filter life. With the addition of features including...