Bulk Bag Charging into Manway


The solids addition process for chemical reactors can be a complicated and very dangerous process. Due to the presence of solvents, there is often a potentially explosive environment within vessel. The addition of dry solids introduces risk of static discharge and entrained oxygen which completes the highly dangerous fire trial and risk of a major deflagration event at the manway. EHS offers many options for safe solids addition into your chemical reactor.

The portable Bulk Bag Lifter can used to lift and position the bulk bag above a reactor manway. The lifter has a programmable jog function that helps to lift and lower the bag once in position to aid in emptying the powder.


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<20μg/m³
Containment

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650cfm
Point Source Capture

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300 kg/minute
Product Transfer Time


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Bulk Material Handling with FIBC (flexible intermediate bulk container) lifter from EHS Solutions

Bulk Bag Lifter

The EHS Bulk Bag Lifter provides a GMP, ergonomic, and portable solution for lifting, transporting, and positioning bulk sacks for discharge into vessel manways or other process equipment.



Ventilation Sleeve

The EHS Ventilation Sleeve provides localized dust extraction to capture airborne dust and vapor. The full perimeter slot design provides 360 degrees of extraction to ensure that the required capture velocity is achieved across the entire opening of the Ventilation Sleeve. Each Ventilation Sleeve is engineered to interface with the equipment it serves. The Ventilation Sleeve can be offered as a standalone fixture or mounted on an articulating, height adjustable arm. These arms can be integrated with a portable cart or a wall mounted plate.

Several options are available to ensure the best solution for the application. These options include bag landing tables, bag disposal ports, integrated lids, custom adapter plates, and product grates.



EHS Solutions - Containment Equipment - Air Filtration Unit

Air Filtration Unit (Supporting Product)

EHS offers a complete line of portable and stationary Air Filtration Units that provide a local HEPA filtration device to serve Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) systems. The EHS Air Filtration Unit is designed to meet the utility requirements of multiple EHS Ventilation Sleeves; it is also a good fit for any application with similar extraction utility requirements.

Each system is configured to comply with international electrical standards. The GMP compliant design features a small footprint and noise rating of 76 dBa. Safe Change filters and activated carbon filters for VOC’s are also available.

EHS Air Filtration Units are a cost effective alternative to upgrading house exhaust systems that have become over utilized or where there is a need to prevent the contamination of the house exhaust system ducting.



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