Accession Number : AD0706206

Title :   DUST COLLECTING,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Uzhov,V. N.

Report Date : 11 MAR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The article deals with the industrial purification of gases in order to decrease contamination of the air, to collect valuable products from gases, and to remove harmful impurities from them. A brief review is presented of the nature and size of particles to be removed from the gases and the determination of efficiency of dust-catching devices. In the discussion dust catchers are broken down in the following groups: (1) dry or mechanical dust catchers; (2) wet dust catchers; (3) filters; (4) electro-filters. The article ends with a brief note concerning the effectiveness of combined units. The article contains a table showing the technical and economic indices of the most prevalent models of dust catchers. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR POLLUTION, *WASTES(INDUSTRIAL)), (*DUST, AIR POLLUTION), GAS FILTERS, ELECTROSTATIC PRECIPITATION, USSR

Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE