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APC Systems for the Electric Vehicle Battery Industry

With electric vehicles steadily gaining in popularity, the EV battery industry is growing to meet the demand for vehicles. As most electric cars currently use lithium-ion batteries, the need to control process emissions has become extremely important. The lithium-ion battery production process commonly includes a coating process with subsequent dryers that can emit certain volatile […]

Electric Car Charging
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APC Technologies to Exhibit at ISRI2022 Convention and Exposition

APC will be exhibiting at the ISRI2022 Convention and Exposition, March 21-24, 2022, in Las Vegas. This exposition, which hosts the largest concentration of recycling industry equipment and service providers in the world, is returning in person for the first time in two years. The event will feature over 250 vendors covering every facet of […]

ISRI 2022 Convention and Exposition
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New Case Study Details Particulate Matter Control Solution for Auto Shredder Scrap and Metal Recycling

Increasing concern for sustainability and the environment has led to growing focus on the recycling of our planet’s resources. In some cases, the recycling process itself can create new pollution problems, which require effective solutions. As a leading comprehensive solution provider to the scrap metal recycling industry, WENDT Corp. recognized the need for an air […]

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APC Installs Air Pollution Control Systems at Asphalt Terminal

APC Technologies (APC) installed multiple Ultra High-Efficiency Filter (UHF®) systems at a large asphalt terminal located in Western Canada. The air pollution control systems were installed to achieve two objectives: Greatly reduce hydrogen sulfide (H2S) concentrations in the breathing zones of operators, which were at unsafe levels; and Provide oil mist control, particulate control, and […]

APC Air pollution control system installed at an asphalt terminal
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Flexible Packaging Industry Smoke Control

Flexible packaging extruder and other process lines commonly emit very fine, white smoke from die and extruder exhaust points, with emissions from vacuum pumps at times as well. Such extruder smoke emissions can build up to potentially unhealthy levels inside the plant if not exhausted outside the plant. If the extruder smoke is simply exhausted […]

Model 502 UHF Smoke Control Unit
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Cannabis VOC Control and Odor Control (2 of 2)

Commercial cannabis growing, harvesting, drying and extraction operations all release odors and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that can be regulated by local authorities and/or considered a nuisance by employees and/or neighbors. At times, Owners need to take action and install cannabis a VOC control or odor control system. An earlier blog (see Cannabis Odor Control […]

cannabis VOC control and odor control
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Cannabis Odor Control (1 of 2)

Commercial cannabis growing, harvesting, drying and extraction operations all release odors that can be considered nuisance odors by employees and/or neighbors, at times requiring the Owner to take action and install cannabis odor control equipment. This blog addresses odors from the first three of these processes (cannabis growing, harvesting, and drying). A subsequent blog will […]

canabis odor control by APC Technologies
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Particulate Matter Control Devices for Auto Shredders

Companies that operate shredders to recycle metals from autos and other scrap are increasingly coming under pressure from regulators to install air pollution control systems, and very frequently, this includes installing particulate matter control devices. The common target of regulators is the emission of fine dust particulate and ‘blue smoke,’ (i.e., oil droplets that evaporate […]

air pollution control systems by APC Technologies
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Air Emissions Control for Sewage Sludge Incinerators (SSIs) at Wastewater Treatment Plants

Many wastewater treatment facilities employ a sewage sludge incinerator (SSI) to burn and thereby dispose of dewatered sewage sludge. The types of SSIs used at wastewater treatment facilities include fluidized bed incinerators and multiple hearth furnaces. These incinerators produce a wide variety of air contaminants. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) stipulates emission limits for SSIs […]

SSI Wastewater Treatment
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Four Reliable Odor Control Systems from APC Technologies

Industrial odors can come from many different processes, such as wastewater treatment, foundry processes, oil refining, roofing production, pulp and paper production, asphalt storage and loading, food processing, and chemical production to name a few. Industrial facilities with these types of odor-generating processes may be required to address and treat odors for purpose of employee […]

odor control systems
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