Category: Blog

Customized Baghouse Solutions for the Kaolin Clay Industry

Kaolin Clay Baghouse Solutions

Kaolin – or china clay – is a white, hydrated aluminum silicate and it is one of Georgia’s largest natural resources. This clay material is alternately referred to affectionately as “white gold.” In fact, Georgia is by far the leading kaolin clay-producing state in the US and is recognized as a world leader in the… Read more »

Speed and Reliability: Critically important in your supply chain management. We’ve got you covered.

Recently a customer had an upset condition in their baghouse and, unfortunately, had no spare filter bags in their inventory. They called the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group looking for a quick delivery on filter bags to get their plant/production back up and running quickly. The Micronics team was able to manufacture the filter bags the same day… Read more »

Dust Collection in the Cement Industry: Planning for Preventative Maintenance

Cement Fiberglass Filter Bag

In this blog, we will examine the cement industry and dust collection needs and the benefits of planned maintenance outages. Cement plants rely heavily on dust collection systems for a variety of processes in their plants including kiln baghouses, alkali baghouses, and clinker coolers. Cement producers must comply with strict emissions control standards, NESHAP (National… Read more »

Spare Replacement Parts for Your Dust Collection System: SFM Has Got You Covered

Southern Filter Media & the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group frequently talk with our valued clients about the importance of keeping up with your Routine Baghouse Maintenance & Inspection Schedule for risk mitigation & optimizing the performance of your baghouse. A Regular Baghouse Maintenance & Outage Schedule is as important as ever, even in these unprecedented… Read more »

Micronics Manufactures High-Quality Filter Media in Two Plants in North America to Meet Your Baghouse Needs… even during these uncertain times

We have been closely monitoring the changing situation regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and wanted to update you on what we are doing to mitigate risk and ensure less disruption to our customers’ baghouse operations. Our TWO filter media manufacturing plants are CURRENTLY fully operational and capable of producing the same high-quality filter bag products… Read more »

Dust Control and Steel Mills: Baghouse Solutions

Steel Mill

The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group excels in the manufacture of high-quality, high-performance filter media for a host of dry filtration applications such as air pollution control (APC) and the reliable reduction of emissions for steel mills, non-ferrous metal production, and foundries. Southern Filter Media (SFM), has a state-of-the-art filter media manufacturing facility in centrally-located Chattanooga,… Read more »