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Wet vs. Dry Systems: Which Is Best for Your Air Pollution Control Challenge?

Air pollution control systems fall into two main categories: wet scrubbers and dry dust collectors (including both baghouses and cartridge collectors). Each type has its place, but determining which is best for a particular application does require careful consideration.

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Posted on January 9, 2019

Tags: baghouse, wet scrubber, venturi, dry dust collector

When Should You Use an ePTFE Membrane Filter Bag?

Any operation that uses a baghouse dust collection system must weigh the advantages and disadvantages of the numerous baghouse filter options available in the market today. The type of filter bag you’ll need to operate at maximum effectiveness and efficiency will depend on the baghouse design,...

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Posted on November 12, 2018

Tags: dust collector replacement bags, dust filters, baghouse

Infographic: How to Design a Dust Collection System

Dust collection systems are essential in many industrial facilities for adhering to clean air standards. Do you know the basics of designing a dust collection system?

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Posted on October 30, 2018

Tags: dust collection system, industrial dust collector

Preventing Dust Explosions: Considerations for Weighing Your Dust Control Options

Industrial dust explosions don’t “just happen.” Too many manufacturers don’t consider the combustibility of the dust their processes may be creating when weighing their dust control options.

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Posted on October 24, 2018

Tags: explosive dust, wet scrubber

Avoiding Costly Baghouse Repairs: Dust Collector Preventative Maintenance Checklist

Following procedures and performing maintenance is essential to ensuring safety and performance in industries ranging from aviation to medicine; not surprisingly, it is also true for dust collection. To ensure that a baghouse continues to run efficiently and to protect people and equipment,...

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Posted on September 5, 2018

Tags: baghouse, dust collector maintenance

Dust Collector Sizing: What Size Do You Need?

A dust collection system is essential to any manufacturing process that creates nuisance or harmful contaminants in a confined environment. A dust collector filters particulates from factory air, collects the dust for disposal, and returns clean air to the environment. Alternatively, the dust...

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Posted on August 22, 2018

Tags: dust collector system

3 Reasons to Replace Your Dust Collector Filter Bags

Changing a dust collector’s filter cartridges or baghouse’s filters too early adds unnecessary expense and takes up maintenance time that could be better spent on more urgent tasks. Changing a filter too late runs the risk of exposing workers in the facility to hazardous dust and the potential...

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Posted on August 8, 2018

Tags: filter cleaning, bag filter cleaning

Design Considerations for Your Next Dust Collection System

The process of designing a system requires a comprehensive look at all of the specifics of the application and environmental requirements. The basic components of dust collection system design can be broken down into three areas:

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Posted on June 26, 2018

Tags: dust collector system

How to Monitor Baghouse Health Through Differential Pressure

Differential pressure measurements provide a reliable metric of baghouse performance. Just as a doctor uses a thermometer to check for fever, so too can maintenance personnel use gauges to measure pressure drop across a baghouse. When the differential pressure readings fall too high or too low,...

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Posted on June 12, 2018

Tags: baghouse, baghouse system

The Baghouse Insider: Separating Dust from Air

Dust Removal: The Essential Function of a Baghouse

When an industrial process generates dust, that dust may become entrained in the air. A baghouse is the go-to solution for controlling airborne dust, also called particulates, for a healthier, more productive manufacturing environment with less...

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Posted on May 29, 2018

Tags: baghouse

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