air pollution control scrubber Articles

  • Scrubber Removes Grease and Particulates from Air Exhaust

    Operating Issue A food-industry leader in Alabama operates several pork-sausage cookers that exhaust over 4,000 ACFM of moisture and pork grease. The operator installed Electrostatic Precipitators (ESPs) to treat the exhaust but these systems performed poorly and generated high maintenance and operating costs. Additionally, these systems were antiquated and required significant capital ...


    By Pollution Systems

  • Case study - Jämtlands Värme, Strömsund

    The boiler for Jämtlands Värme in Stromsund was built in 1987.  The old flue gas condenser, from another supplier, began leaking and needed to be replaced. Boiler: 10 MW Fuel: Bio fuels Condensor effect: 2 MW The boiler in Strömsund was built in 1987 and in 1994 it was equipped with a flue gas ...


    By Envibat AB

  • Dry/Wet Scrubbers for Clean Air Compliance

    Air-scrubbing venturis and towers may be the answer to clean air compliance for small- to medium-sized companies. Forthcoming requirements of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 will inventory many more specific chemicals considered hazardous. From acetaldehyde to xylenes, the list regulated under the air taxies program includes 189 hazardous air pollutants (HAPs). That number may ...


    By CR Clean Air Group, LLC

  • Stopping of scrubber retrofits

    At the recent conference in Singapore dedicated to the Asian sulfur cap questions, several experts denied concerns about washwater discharged by scrubber systems, while the viability of LNG as a marine fuel was also discussed. The thing is that there is an opinion that the timetable for the implementation of IMO 2020 leads to the destruction of schedules of ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Medical Incineration Experts

    Used Hypodermic needles in a Bio Hazard Bag. Used Hypodermic Needles are a very dangerous product and are incinerated along with other Bio Hazard medical waste products Medical ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Wet scrubbers monitor flue gas emissions in a combustion system

    Wet scrubbers are considered to be air treatment devices to take away gaseous particulate pollutants (NOx, SOx or other gases produced by combustion systems) that negatively affect the environment. According to air ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • The latest information about scrubber installation

    IMO 2020 marine fuel regulations result in “very long waiting lists at some shipyards,”, especially in China, for scrubber installation on ship vehicles. The thing is that wet air scrubbers are made to order, and their manufacture generally takes about six months. ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Casebook New Scrubber Technology reduces installation costs case study

    A100,0000-actual-cubic-feet-per-minute (acfm) RotaBed scrubber recently supplied to Tri-Gen Biopower for sulfur dioxide (S02) control at Gilman Paper, St. Mary's, Ga., saved the company an estimated $150,000 in installation costs-Installation of a heavier packed tower would have required extensive reinforcement of an existing steel support structure, said Ken Schifftner, product/district manager ...


    By Bionomic Industries Inc.

  • Double Duty Scrubber for TDI Fumes A case-history description of a relatively uncomplicated but effective method for handling large runaway emissions of TDI and solvent vapors.

    NKI (B. V. Nederlandse Kleurstofindustrie, a subsidiary of Morton-Thiokol, Inc. U.S .A.), and one of the major industrial firms in the Netherlands, had a problem with extremely toxic TDI (toluene di-isocyanate) emissions from one of their processes . On a batch basis in different reactors, the largest being 6.5 m cubed(1717 U.S . gallons), a solution polymerization of TDI with polyols in a ...


    By CR Clean Air Group, LLC

  • Damage of particulate pollutants to the lungs

    People often consider that particulate pollutants are the result of fossil fuels, however, natural resources, for instance, wood can present damage if burned. Every day people breathe particulates such as gases, nitrogen dioxide, produced by diesel exhausts, sulfur dioxide, released from burning coal and oil, and ozone that when formed at ground level can be very dangerous. Thus, particulate ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Air pollution control by different types of wet air scrubbers

    A wet air scrubber is an air treatment device that removes particulate matter from gas streams by catching the particles into liquid droplets directly on contact in order to provide air ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

  • Textile Industry: Air Pollution Control Through Wet Scrubbers, High Energy Venturi Scrubbers, Packed Bed Scrubbers and Other Technologies

    Wet Scrubbers, High Energy Venturi Scrubbers, Packed Bed Scrubbers are an excellent solution for air pollution in the textile industry. The textile industry is plagued by air pollution problems which must be resolved. In particular, smoke and odor arising in the process require abatement. Air pollution control technology is available today which will serve the textile industry well ...


    By CR Clean Air Group, LLC

  • How air pollution destroys our health

    As the world around us becomes more polluted and overpopulated, factories continue to emit air pollutants into the atmosphere and half of the people does not have access to clean fuels or technologies, the levels of air pollution we breathe are ...


    By Optromix, Inc.

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