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OSHA Dust Control Regulations: A Pocket Guide

OSHA dust control regulations and standards are primarily designed to protect the health and safety of workers exposed to harmful dust and particulate matter generated in industrial environments. Companies must comply with these regulations to avoid hefty fines and other penalties. OSHA, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, does not mandate how dust is removed… Read more »

Baghouse Dust Collector Maintenance

Baghouse Troubleshooting: What Causes Failure & How to Prevent It

When the efficiency of your dust collector begins to decrease, baghouse troubleshooting is the first step in addressing the problem. A properly functioning baghouse system will achieve up to 99.9% efficiency. With proper monitoring and maintenance, the system can operate efficiently for years. However, when systems start performing sluggishly, troubleshooting may help identify issues that… Read more »

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A Guide to Industrial Dust Collection System Design

Deciding on an industrial dust collection system design is an essential first step before installing a system in a facility. A dust collection system design not only gives companies a clear understanding of how their system will perform and function but ensures the system they are installing is designed to meet their needs. The dust… Read more »

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Dry vs. Wet: Which Industrial Dust Extraction System Is Best for Your Facility?

An industrial dust extraction system is used to capture and collect dust, airborne contaminants, and particulate matter generated during production activities in manufacturing plants, factories, foundries, and like facilities. Dust extraction systems are also designed to filter harmful gases, combustible dust, and particulate matter that may cause a health hazard to employees, a danger to… Read more »

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How to Choose the Right Commercial Dust Collection System for Your Facility

During industrial processes, a commercial dust collection system ensures that potentially harmful gases, particulate matter, contaminants, and other airborne pollutants are not released into the workplace or environment during production and manufacturing. Dust collection systems are vital for numerous industries and industrial processes in maintaining, if not improving, a facility’s air quality. More than protecting… Read more »

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Centrifugal Dust Collector: How It Works

A centrifugal dust collector, or a cyclone dust collection system generally, is a class of air pollution control devices and equipment designed to meet EPA and workplace air quality safety requirements. They are typically found in industrial environments that generate fibrous dust, debris, and high density or coarse particles during normal production processes.  Though their… Read more »

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Baghouse Filter Advantages and Disadvantages: What to Consider

In considering baghouse filter advantages and disadvantages, it is important to understand what a baghouse system is, exactly what baghouse filters remove, and how the system works. For those who may be in the market for a baghouse filtration, keep in mind that baghouse applications range from small household workplaces to large industrial facilities. The… Read more »

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Understanding the Different Types of Industrial Dust Extraction Systems

Industrial dust extraction systems are industrial-scale dust collectors used to remove and filter hazardous dust, gasses, and particulates from industrial and manufacturing facilities. They are employed to protect the workplace, both people and machinery, as well as the environment, from harmful airborne contaminants and improve air quality.

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6 Industrial Dust Collector Parts to Keep Your Equipment Running Smoothly

Dust collector parts and components are vital to ensure that industrial dust collectors operate at peak efficiency. Though dust collection systems are engineered to filter, collect, and separate harmful particulates and dust from the air in factories, processing plants, and production facilities, they are only as effective as the parts necessary to run smoothly. Several… Read more »

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How Does a Cyclone Dust Separator Work?

A cyclone dust separator is a device used in industrial environments for the separation of solid particles from contaminated gas streams. Often referred to, if not considered, a dust collector, a cyclone separator is actually a type of auxiliary equipment for dust collection. They are intended for use as a pre-cleaner with other gas and… Read more »