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Title: Alternative technologies to optical monitoring systems relating to regulatory compliance (Title V)

Due to the development of Title III and Title V of the Clean Air Act Amendments and public awareness of environmentally safe processes, particulate emissions monitoring has become a subject of great importance to the manufacturing sector. An increasing number of monitoring devices are available, and when used in the correct applications, can accurately monitor particulate emissions. This allows identification of a system problem before emissions can reach the stack and trigger non-compliance. This paper focuses on the most widely used technologies for continuous particulate monitoring, specifically the CPM product line, which has been developed to overcome common problems associated with emissions monitoring equipment. Technical data is presented in regard to the CPM operation as well as a case study of a CPM monitor in the asphalt industry.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. BHA Group, Inc., Kansas City, MO (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
257013
Report Number(s):
CONF-950952--
TRN: IM9631%%219
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: 12. annual international Pittsburgh coal conference, Pittsburgh, PA (United States), 11-15 Sep 1995; Other Information: PBD: 1995; Related Information: Is Part Of Twelfth annual international Pittsburgh coal conference: Proceedings. Coal -- Energy and the environment; Chiang, S.H. [ed.]; PB: 1248 p.
Publisher:
Pittsburgh Coal Conference, Pittsburgh, PA (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 01 COAL, LIGNITE, AND PEAT; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; CLEAN AIR ACTS; COMPLIANCE; AIR POLLUTION MONITORS; TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT; FLY ASH; AIR POLLUTION MONITORING; DESIGN; OPACITY; CHARGE TRANSPORT; CALIBRATION; DUST COLLECTORS; ASPHALTS; PRODUCTION; CHEMICAL INDUSTRY