Handling and collecting combustible dust require specific safety measures as prescribed by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).
When source capture of combustible dust from a manufacturing process is not possible or effective an industrial vacuum system can be utilized for general housekeeping within the affected areas to maintain a safe work environment.
3B Air Systems can supply a custom-designed industrial vacuum system that complies with NFPA standards and provides an effective, safe means of combustible dust collection and disposal.
Companies should always consult with a third party testing agency if they believe their dust may be combustible. In the case that is proven to be combustible, 3B Air Systems can work with you to find the best vacuum solution for your needs.
Industrial vacuums designed for collecting combustible fugitive dust have a range of options, from the collection method, portability and specific safety components as proscribed by NFPA standards.
Common protective components on engineered vacuum solutions include:
Chemical suppression systems
Fire suppression systems
Fast-acting abort gates
Integrated dust collection controls
Grounded tubing systems
Grounded flexible hose and tools
Our experts here at 3B Air Systems know the dos and don’ts of combustible dust vacuum systems and combustible dust collectors. We can help choose the right tubing and fittings, system separators, safety components and every part in between.
We provide only the highest quality solutions possible to keep buildings safe, clean, and comfortable. Our staff cares about your needs and the safety of communities, which is why we build custom systems, offer excellent customer support, and provide services to help you every step of the way.
Companies can be assured that our industrial vacuum systems for combustible dust will meet their needs and keep their employees safe and happy.
Contact us today to request a quote or find out how we can help!