Dust Control and Air Cleaning

Dust Control and Air Cleaning

International Series of Monographs in Heating, Ventilation and Refrigeration

1st Edition - January 1, 1974

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  • Author: R. G. Dorman
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483186894

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Dust Control and Air Cleaning covers various areas of concerns in the management of airborne particles and air sanitization. The title provides a comprehensive coverage of the methods in regulating air quality The coverage of the text includes airborne particles and health; the dynamics of particles; and sampling methods. The selection details various air purification methods and technologies such as removal of particles by wet scrubbing; cyclone dust separators; and filter materials and practical filters. The book will be of great use to student and professional building services engineers and technicians.

Table of Contents

  • Editors' Preface



    1 Airborne Particles and Health

    2 The Dynamics of Particles

    3 Sampling

    4 Control at Source and Flow in Ducts

    5 Settlement, Impaction, and Simple Centrifuges

    6 Removal of Particles by Wet Scrubbing

    7 Cyclone Dust Separators

    8 Electrostatic Precipitators

    9 Filtration Theory and Experiment

    10 Filter Materials and Practical Filters

    11 Filter Testing

    12 Air Cleaning in the Atomic Energy Industry

    13 Clean Rooms

    14 Dust Control in the Mining Industry

    15 Air Pollution

    16 The Choice and Economics of Air Cleaners

    Appendix I Acoustic Coagulation

    Appendix II The Removal of Gaseous Pollution

    Appendix III Conversion Table

    Author Index

    Subject Index

Product details

  • No. of pages: 636
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1974
  • Published: January 1, 1974
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483186894

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