Does Your Pharmaceutical Dust Collection System Comply with Combustible Dust Standards?
Dust collector explosions are a danger in many industries, but the pharmaceutical industry is particularly at risk. How do you know if your dust collection system complies with combustible dust standards? What do you do if it doesn’t? Are your employees at risk? What are the hazards and how do you identify them?
This white paper reviews the OSHA National Emphasis Program for combustible dust, the NFPA standards that address explosion hazards, how to identify these hazards, and equipment used for explosion protection. It will also examine the most common shortfalls to compliance and how to avoid them.