In many applications, dust-tight valves can help mitigate concerns of dusting in manufacturing facilities by drastically reducing the percentage of fugitive dusts being released to the atmosphere.
Slide gates are mostly used to either completely shut off or completely open the flow of material. It may become necessary to limit the amount of material that is allowed to pass through the gate.
Each application for a slide gate or diverter valve has its own unique requirements. What are the factors that determine what type of valve is selected and what modifications are necessary?
Vortex Global, a dry bulk component manufacturer, engineers slide gates, diverter valves, and telescoping loading spouts for heavy-duty material handling applications.
The particle size of cement dust is between 10 and 100 microns. Due to the tiny size of these particles, dust can remain suspended in the air, increasing the chance of inhalation.
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Through an extensive history of working with the coffee industry, Vortex has identified key issues with slide gates & diverter valves and developed proprietary technologies to handle coffee products.