W. Brad Carr, P.E., is president of IES (Integrated Environmental Solutions). IES has developed BarrierAire Technology™ to meet standards requirements. Its line of automatic SonicAire™ fan systems creates a continuous overhead barrier throughout facilities, preventing dust accumulation. A free copy of a white paper on controlling combustible dust is available by contacting Brad Carr at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 336-712-2437.
A cloud of confusion surrounds issues of fugitive dust and how to control it. This article debunks five myths, so we can all work smarter, not harder, to keep employees safe from combustible dust explosions and fires.