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  • Methods to Assure a Successful Dust Collection System

    July 22, 2019

    On Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at @ pm Eastern/11 am Pacific, Jack Osborn, senior project engineer, Airdusco Engineering and Design Services LLC, will present "Methods to Assure a Successful Dust Collection System" as part of Powder & Bulk Solids DryPro webinar series.  ...

  • Dust and Fumes: The Most Dangerous Culprits in Industry

    July 19, 2019

    Two types of hazard are associated with dust and fumes: those that are easily anticipated and those that are rather more obscure but nonetheless hazardous. Unfortunately, the list of dangers we didn't anticipate shows no sign of getting shorter. We continue to be surprised by dust explosions we...

  • Five C’s to Consider for Effective Dust Collection

    July 1, 2019

    The concept for dust collection is relatively simple: It is really just an industrial-sized “vacuum cleaner.” However, poor system operation can be expected if careful consideration to the five C’s is not made.   1. Capture If you cannot effectively capture the dust, then...

  • Making Sense of Dust Collection Technology

    June 21, 2019

    Selecting the dust collector for your application can be an overwhelming and confusing task with all the different types of technology to choose from. Let’s review the different types of dust collectors and baghouses and the common uses for each of them. Pulse Jet Technology High-Pressure...

  • Aluminum Dust Fire Causes $15K in Damages at Sask. Plant

    June 7, 2019

    An issue with a piece of dust collection equipment apparently contributed to the ignition of a fire Wednesday afternoon at the Crestline Coach Ltd. ambulance production plant in Saskatoon, SK. Fire officials said that “inadequate maintenance” of the dust collector likely caused the...

  • CAMCORP Launches New Website

    June 3, 2019

    Lenexa, KS-based pneumatic conveying and reliable air pollution control equipment manufacturer CAMCORP recently launched its redesigned website at camcorpinc.com, a company press release announced Monday.  The new site features a modern design, improved functionality, and easy access to...

  • Cartridge Collector: Ventilation Module

    June 3, 2019

    Ventilation modules are an excellent choice for dust control when used directly at the source: conveyor head chutes, ventilation of enclosed conveyors, screeners, mixers, silos, and batching bins. Ventilation modules are available in different formations, including inline L, block V, and W. Dust-...


    Effectively control dust and caking in the fertilizer industry utilizing ambient-temperature coatings. Fugitive dust and product caking present unique issues for fertilizer handlers. Historically, effective solutions required complicated and often cost-prohibitive processes, such as heating of...

  • SPX Flow Announces Key Filtration Appointment

    May 29, 2019

    Through its Plenty, Dollinger, Airpel, and Vokes Series brands, SPX Flow has experience in filtration solutions for industries including food & beverage, oil & gas, power, water, pharmaceutical, chemicals, and marine. The range covers everything from single basket filters through coalescers...

  • Vac-U-Max Celebrates 65-Year Anniversary

    May 28, 2019

    Vac-U-Max has reached a proud milestone celebrating 65 years of business providing bulk material handling and industrial vacuum cleaning solutions to industries worldwide. The company has grown from the dreams of its founder Frank Pendleton, who designed the world’s first industrial vacuum...