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Document ID (ISN)59623
CIS number 93-259
Year 1982
Convention or series no. Publication NMAB 367-3
National Materials Advisory Board
Title Pneumatic dust control in grain elevators - Guidelines for design, operation and maintenance
Bibliographic information National Academy Press, 2101 Constitution Avenue N.W., Washington D.C. 20418, USA, 1982. xiv, 118p. Illus.
Abstract This guide book has been compiled as a guide for designers, installers and owners of pneumatic dust control systems. Contents: dust control techniques and equipment (minimising dust generation, housekeeping); hoods, transitions and ductwork (capture velocity, design, materials of construction); dust filters and disposal of collected dust; selection and installation of exhaust fans; dust control in problem areas; requirements for design, installation and acceptance of pneumatic dust control systems; instrumentation, operation and maintenance. Glossary of definitions.
Descriptors (primary) dust control; local exhaust; USA; exhaust ventilation; grain and seed processing; dust collectors; grain dust
Descriptors (secondary) exhaust hoods; disposal of harmful waste; fans; ducts; maintenance; glossary; housekeeping; particulate filters; instrumentation; approval; design of equipment; filter dust collectors
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Dust, aerosols and related diseases
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Ventilation