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Risk of Biomass Dust Layer in Industrial Processes

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  • 1VŠB Technical University of Ostrava, 17.listopadu 15/2172, 708 33 Ostrava-Poruba, CRECH REPUBLIC

Res. J. Recent Sci., Volume 4, Issue (1), Pages 94-98, January,2 (2015)


The focus of this paper is on risks connected to dust layers of biomass orign in industrial processes. The production process leads to the formation of dust and dust layers. The transportation, storage and preparation for use are another very important source of biomass dust. The presence of dust layers is connected to risk of fire and risk of explosion. The paper deals with testing characteristics and testing methods of flame spread over dust layers.


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