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May 1, 2012
The continuous-emission monitor and baghouse leak detector from this company incorporates automatic self-checks (zero and span) to eliminate manual calibration audits...
November 1, 2011
The Tri-Flow MERV 16 (minimum efficiency reporting value) filter lifetimes are three to five times longer than that of conventional bag or...
May 1, 2011
This company has been issued two new patents on its next-generation nozzle-based cleaning technology systems for reverse pulse-jet...
March 28, 2011
Introduced by the manufacturer as the first series of filter bags specifically designed for the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries, Cleargaf filter bags...
March 28, 2011
Simplex Bag Filter Housings (photo) feature a thick-wall construction, rated to 150 psi and are composed of either PVC or Corzan CPVC, preventing rust, corrosion or contamination of the process media. Available as single- or double-length housings, the...
March 28, 2011
FilterSense   This loop-powered particulate matter transmitter (photo) provides simple two-wire installation and interface with the company’s B-PAC baghouse optimization controllers or existing plant control systems. The transmitter exceeds...
March 28, 2011
The Model C1-2 Spirofil Bulk Bag Filler (photo) includes a load cell mounted weigh platform that can be NTEP approved if the contents of the filled bags are for re-sale by weight. The bulk bag fillers are designed to ensure bags are filled in a...
March 28, 2011
Aqua-Aerobics Systems AquaDiamond Filters (photo) provide the benefit of OptiFiber cloth filtration media in a lower profile, diamond configuration, with several design and performance advantages compared to...
March 28, 2011
Spiroflow Systems Next month at Pack Expo 2010 (Chigago, Ill., October 31–November 3), this firm will exhibit one of its latest Bulk Bag Fillers (photo) with new features that increase the number of bags...
December 1, 2008
When it comes to dust collection in the chemical process industries (CPI), there exists a wide variety of needs. For example, folks in dyes and pigments have a different set of dust collection challenges than those in the pharmaceutical industry, who have differing requirements from processors working with paints and varnishes. However, any and all chemical processors can boost process efficiency by...
October 15, 2008
Last month, Donaldson Torit (Minneapolis, Minn.; launched the Torit PowerCore dust collectors, which are up to 50% smaller than traditional baghouses. An extension of the firm’s patented PowerCore technology that has been proven in engine...
November 15, 2007
Better control of baghouses and cartridge-type dust collectors can pay dividends in energy savings, longer filter life and effort spent in tracking environmental compliance. That’s the message from Richard Kapcha, a control specialist with MikroPul (Charlotte, N.C.), which manufactures a wide range of dust collection equipment. “Until the early 1990s we were supplying baghouses with cleaning...
October 1, 2007
The world’s power plants, industrial companies and mines will spend $6.1 billion in 2007 for fabric filter equipment, systems and elements to clean up stack gases, according to a report by McIlvaine Co...
March 1, 2006
    A direct link between the size of particles and their potential for causing health problems is what has the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA; Washington, D.C.; concerned about particulate matter (PM) that is 10µm in diameter or smaller. Renewed concerns have prompted the chemical process industries (CPI) to seek out more efficient dust-control systems that can handle...

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