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Document ID (ISN)44348
CIS number 85-1239
ISSN - Serial title 0017-2278 - Gornyj žurnal
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Afanas'ev I.I., Marinčenko V.M., Kuz'menok N.I.
Title Dust suppression in the operation of belt conveyors
Original title Predotvraščenie pylevydelenija pri rabote lentočnyh konvejerov [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Jan. 1984, No.1, p.56-57. Illus. 3 ref.
Abstract Description of dust suppression equipment mounted at the tail end of a belt conveyor in an iron ore enrichment plant. The belt is surrounded by an enclosure with exhaust ventilation, and the material on the belt is sprayed with water containing a small amount of surfactant. The system reduced the dust concentration in the vicinity of the belt from 8 to 2mg/m3.
Descriptors (primary) airborne dust; ore concentration; exhaust ventilation; wet dust control; belt conveyors
Descriptors (secondary) description of equipment
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Dust, aerosols and related diseases
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Smelting and refining operations
Ventilation