Fabric Filter Operating Results with 10 m Long Bags and Low Purging Pressures

  1. Carlos E. Suarez
  1. Rasmussen CV and
  2. Pedersen Vittrup H

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch27

Light Metals 2012

Light Metals 2012

How to Cite

CV, R. and H, P. V. (2012) Fabric Filter Operating Results with 10 m Long Bags and Low Purging Pressures, in Light Metals 2012 (ed C. E. Suarez), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch27

Author Information

  1. F.L. Smidth A/S, Airtech, Ramsingsvej 30, DK-2500 Valby, Denmark

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291399

Online ISBN: 9781118359259



  • Particle separation;
  • Fabric Filter;
  • Emission Control;
  • Operational Expenditure;
  • Calciners for Alumina


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Putting the 10m-long filter bags to the test

  • The ‘genuine’ low pressure cleaning concept

  • Impressive results

  • Emission and permeability test of new bag media types

  • Measurement of particle emissions during pulse jet cleaning before and after the ageing of the filter media

  • Summary of emission and operating(OpEx) considerations

  • The FabriClean filter for up to 10m-long bags

  • Control system and instrumentation of the FabriClean

  • Focus on the 10 m bag advantages

  • Conclusions and/or Recommendations