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Category: Plant Basics
Question: What particle sizes are electrostatic precipitators used to remove?
Keywords: electrostatic,precipitator,particle,size,removal
Answer: A. Duprey conducted testing on an electrostatic precipitator in a pulp mill. The results were published in a National Air Pollution Control Administration report called "Compilation of air Pollutant Emission Factors." Below is sample data collected on the inlet and the outlet of an electrostatic precipitator: