cement industry air pollution control News

  • Cement industry will spend $3.5 billion for air pollution control in 2010

    With China leading the way, the cement industry will invest more than $3.5 billion for air pollution control systems in 2010.  Nearly 50 percent of this investment will be for fabric filters. These are the latest forecasts from the McIlvaine Company reports: World Fabric Filter and Element Markets, Scrubber/Adsorber/Biofilter World Markets, NOx Control World Markets and Electrostatic Precipitator ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Stringent air pollution norms boost adoption of air pollution control equipment

    The industrial growth and the infrastructure boom in India has vitalized several industries such as steel, cement and electricity. The electricity vertical has been especially invigorated, with utilities adding capacities to their plant to close the gap between demand and supply. These developments across verticals have fueled demand for air pollution control equipment (APCE) in India. New ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Chinese Air Pollution Control Expenditures To Reshape Multiple Industries

    The Chinese investment in new air pollution control equipment in the next ten years will not only reshape the air pollution industry but will also reshape the industries supplying components such as dampers, fans, expansion joints, fabricated alloy structures, monitors, and optimization software. China will buy more SO2 scrubbers and NOx control systems than any other country and, in ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Cement industry purchases to boost scrubber industry to $6.5 billion in 2012

    The market for industrial stack gas scrubbers has historically been small compared to those used in coal-fired power plants. But, thanks to tough proposed regulations for the cement industry, the world industrial scrubber market is now forecasted to reach $6 billion in 2012.  This is the latest forecast of the McIlvaine Company in Scrubber/Adsorber/Biofilter World Markets ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Cement manufacturer to pay $1.4 Million for clean air act violations

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Justice Department announced today that Cemex, Inc., one of the largest producers of Portland cement in the United States, has agreed to pay a $1.4 million penalty for Clean Air Act violations at its cement plant in Fairborn, Ohio. In addition to the penalty, Cemex will spend an estimated $2 million on pollution controls that will reduce ...

  • FLSmidth to tap into huge market for air pollution control equipment in China

    FLSmidth has achieved authority approval of its first acquisition in China. Together with a minority shareholder, FLSmidth has started a company to market and sell air pollution control products to the cement industry in China. This local company is groundbreaking for FLSmidth as it combines local presence and relations with global technologies and resources. It will make FLSmidth, overnight, a ...


    By FLSmidth

  • $3 billion market for air pollution monitoring, sampling and process control

    The world market for stack continuous emissions monitors (CEMs) will be $900 million this year. However, if one takes into account the additional revenues for ambient monitoring systems, intermittent stack sampling and process control using pollutant analyzers, the market is above $3 billion. This is the latest forecast in the McIlvaine Air Pollution Monitoring and Sampling World Markets. Some ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Electrostatic precipitator systems solve air pollution control problems for a wide variety of industries

    McGill AirClean has more than 40 years of experience solving air pollution control problems for a wide variety of industrial processes including boilers, furnaces, dryers, ovens, etc. The company has the knowledge and experience to properly select the correct materials of construction to meet the particular demands of an application, greatly extending the operation life of its electrostatic ...


    By McGill AirClean LLC

  • $40 billion market for air pollution control products in 2011

    Just under $42 billion will be invested in equipment to reduce air pollution next year. Fifty five percent of that investment will be in Asia. This forecast appears in the McIlvaine Air Pollution Management report. The expansion of basic industries such as mining, chemical, steel and refining in Asia will result in major purchases of fabric filters, scrubbers, electrostatic precipitators and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • TurboSonic Inc. Receives New Air Pollution Control System Orders

    Untitled Document WATERLOO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Sept. 8, 2004) - TURBOSONIC TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board - TSTA), a leading provider of air pollution control technology, today announced its ...


  • Terra industries inc. to pay clean air act penalty and spend $17 million to install pollution controls

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Justice today announced Terra Industries Inc., one of the nation’s largest producers of nitric acid and nitrogen fertilizers, has agreed to pay $625,000 in civil penalties to settle alleged violations of the federal Clean Air Act at nine of its plants in Iowa, Mississippi, and Oklahoma. As part of the settlement, ...

  • Illinois cement plant agrees to reduce harmful emissions

    Two companies that own and operate a Portland cement manufacturing facility near Dixon, Ill., have agreed to install state-of-the-art pollution controls to reduce harmful air emissions and pay an $800,000 civil penalty to resolve alleged violations of the Clean Air Act, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Department of Justice announced today. St. Marys Cement Inc., (U.S.) and St. ...

  • FLSmidth awarded two cement projects in Brazil

    Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 35-2011, 29 December 2011   FLSmidth has signed a contract for two cement projects worth a total of USD 132m (approximately DKK 750m) with the company Cimpor Cimentos do Brasil Ltda in Brazil. The contract comprises equipment for the Caxitu ...


  • China announces $1.6 billion air pollution fund

    China's Cabinet has announced that 10 billion yuan ($1.6 billion) has been set aside this year to reward cities and regions that make significant progress in controlling air pollution, highlighting how the issue has become a priority for the leadership. The fund will be set up to reward rather than offer subsidies for the prevention and control of air pollution in the key areas, according to a ...


    By Associated Press

  • China announces new measures to curb air pollution

    China's Cabinet has announced measures to curb the country's notorious air pollution, one of the many environmental challenges facing the country that are increasingly angering the public. The broad measures approved by the State Council include putting strict controls in place for industries that produce large amounts of waste and pollution, but it will likely be up to local governments to work ...


    By Associated Press

  • Inauguration of Bangladesh Air Pollution Management Project

    6 Aug 2010 Bangladesh is suffering from some of the world's worst urban air quality problems. Particularly in the non-monsoon period the concentrations of particulate matter regularly exceed proposed standards. The larger cities such as Dhaka and Chittagong have major traffic issues which represent a source of the air quality problems, while industrial sources such as steel mills, cement ...

  • Ohio Plant Fined $750,000 for Air Pollution Violations

    Company Also to Cut Future Emissions Washington, D.C. - A Cincinnati-area nitric acid production facility will pay $750,000 in civil penalties to settle violations of the New Source Review (NSR) provisions of the Clean Air Act uncovered by EPA. The parent companies also agreed to install state-of-the-art pollution control equipment at the facility that will reduce nitrogen oxides (NOx) ...

  • China launches air pollution battle plan

    The Chinese government has announced a multi-pronged plan to tackle the country's air pollution. Faced with increasing public concern China will cut coal use, shut down polluters and promote cleaner production in a bid to clean up the air under the plan. The government aims to cut the density of particulate matter by at least 10 percent in major cities nationwide by 2017. PM 2.5, a key indicator ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Hot gas filtration questions replace regulations as the most important air pollution control subjects

    Regulations are normally the most important factors changing the world’s air pollution control decisions. However, advances in the ability to treat hot gases make technology questions the most important subjects for air pollution control purchasers in China, the U.S. and the rest of the world. The regulations leave no doubt that existing precipitators on coal-fired boilers, kilns and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • EPA proposes updates and deadline extension for 2010 cement standards

    In response to a federal court ruling and data from industry, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing changes to its 2010 air standards for the Portland cement manufacturing industry. The proposal would continue the significant emission reductions from the 2010 standards while providing industry additional compliance flexibilities, including more time to implement the proposed ...

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