Do you know if your woodworking application applies to NFPA 664?
Thursday, June 27, 2019How do I know if my dust is explosive? Wood dust is considered an explosive dust, however, the processes that generate the wood dust can have an effect on the speed of the explosion along with the pressure that goes along with it. AAF can provide recommendations for where to get your explosive dust tested so explosion equipment can be accurately sized for your application.
Dust collection in the food industry
Thursday, June 20, 2019Dust collection in the food industry can be a challenge. The basic nature of particulate generated during food manufacturing and processing presents a unique challenge for the dust filtration industry. In many food products, the dust or particulate that needs to be captured contains moisture, oils or is sticky in nature.