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Category: Plant Basics
Question: What is the most common carrier gas used in pneumatic conveying?
Keywords: pneumatic,conveying,carrier,gas,choice
Answer: While many applications utilize air as a carrier gas, others are not suited for using air. For example, if the substance being conveyed reactions with moisture in the air or is there is a threat of dust explosions, nitrogen is likely choice.
Links: More on Pneumatic Conveying