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Combustible Dust

How to Prevent Combustible Dust in Industry

June 15, 2022 5:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Most people, unless they have had the odd chance of taking a class in fire behavior, have no idea that many organic dust compounds or materials can be combustible. The fact is, anything raised to the right temperature level can ignite; it’s part of the physics process when the energy... View Article

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NFPA 68 Guideline for Dust Collector Safety

June 15, 2022 5:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

NFPA standards state that venting is an essential part of running industrial dust collectors safely. The NFPA 68 guideline set is the standard for explosion prevention through deflagration venting and contains guidelines on how such venting is to be accomplished when a fire develops inside the system.   In the... View Article

What Is a HEPA Filter?

June 10, 2019 3:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The HEPA air filter has been used for decades, having first been developed during World War II by the federal government to be an effective gas mask for the troops. Since then, the filter has been used in all types of settings, including medical and industrial, to remove particulates from... View Article

Why Air Filters Are So Important to Have

June 10, 2019 3:45 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

You should never take air quality for granted! Air filters are critical not just for improving the quality of air, but also for improving the health of people in the general vicinity. The removal of smaller nanoparticles is a crucial step in reducing the harmful side effects associated with airborne... View Article

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