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Combustible Dust Creates Hazardous Location Categories

Hazardous Location Categories For Combustible Dust

Even though OSHA and the NFPA have regulations and requirements for handling combustible dust accumulations many people aren’t even aware that the dust created in their facility is considered a fuel and creates a hazardous location categories.  This classification causes … Read More

what is the size of dust

What Is the Size of Dust?

When NFPA 654 defines combustible dust it is “any finely divided solid material that is 420 microns or smaller in diameter and presents a fire explosion hazard when dispersed and ignited in air”. This makes sense on the surface, but … Read More

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