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3M Company

ADM
AFG
American Combustion Industries
American Video
Anderson 2000, Inc.
Anderson Cyanamid
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
Asarco
Ashland Chemical

B.F. Goodrich
Ball Glass
Basic Environmental Engineering
Battelle Memorial Institute
Belden Brick
Birmingham Steel
Borg-Warner
Bowater
Brockway Glass Company, Inc.
Bunge Corporation
Burney Mountain Power

Canmet Energy Technologies
Cardinal Glass
Cargill
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Central Soya
CertainTeed
Champion
City of Hampton, VA
Collins Pine
Container Corporation of America
Corning
Cristalarias Toro

Dan River
Degussa Carbon Black Corporation
Delco
Delco-Remy (G.M.)
DuPont

Federal White Cement
Ferro
Fiberglass Industries (FGI)
Footner Forest Products
Firestone
Ford Motor Company
Fort Howard Paper
Fort James
Foster Forbes
Fostoria Glass

GAF
Gallo Glass
General Electric Company
General Motors
Geneva Steel
Georgia-Pacific Corporation
Gilman Paper
Granite City Steel
GTE
Guardian Glass

Hyundai

International Paper
Islip Resource Recovery Agency

James River Paper
Johns Manville
Juken Nissho Limited

Kimble Glass
Knauf Fiberglass

LaGloria Gas and Oil
Langboard
Leone Industries
Louisiana-Pacific Corporation
Lummis Crest, Inc.

MacMillan Bloedel, Inc.
Mantiwoc
Marvin Windows & Doors
Mead
Medtronic, Inc.
Merck & Company, Inc.
Merck Pharmaceutical
Metco
Microchip Technology, Inc.
Mideco Dust Control
Montgomery County
Monsanto
Motorola
Mt. Lassen Power

National Lead
New Hanover County
NGA Ceramics
Nissan Motor
North Carolina Finishing
North Slope Borough
Northern State Power Company
NSA

Oberlin College
Occidental Chemical
Ogden Martin Systems, Inc.
Osram-Sylvania
Oswego Corporation, NY
Owens Brockway
Owens Corning
Owens-Illinois

Procter & Gamble Company
Philips Compounds
Phillip Morris
Philips Lighting Company
Pilkington
Pope Douglas
Potlatch Corporation
PPG
Procter and Gamble

RCA
R.W. Taylor/Oneida County
Rocky Mountain Bottling Company
Rogers Corporation

S.D. Warren
Scott Paper Company
SCM Glidco Organics
Sherwin-Williams
Smurfit-Stone
Southeastern Ohio Training Center
Spang & Company
St. Regis Paper & Bag
State of North Dakota
State of Ohio

Tafisa
Techneglas
Temple-Inland, Inc.
Texas Instruments
Thomson Video
Tropicana

U.S. Steel
Union Camp Corporation
Uniroyal Chemical Company, Inc.
University of Minnesota
UPF

Vetrotex America
Vetrotex CertainTeed
Vicon Recovery Associates
Volvo Truck Corporation
Von Roll, Inc.

Waste Management
Westmoreland County
Weyerhaeuser Company
Williamette Industries, Inc.

 

Why a McGill AirClean Wet Electrostatic Precipitator (WESP)?

<dd></dd>Wet Electrostatic Precipitator (WESP) | McGill AirClean

McGill AirClean— An Industry Leader
McGill AirClean was the first to install a WESP on a wood dryer application (1983) and to the first to install a WESP on a combustion fuel-fired boiler (1987).

Horizontal Flow— Horizontal flow is ideal for wet ESP design, as it naturally separates the gas from the contaminated liquid. The gas, having little weight, is easily pulled or pushed horizontally through the wet ESP while the heavier liquid cascades to the collection troughs below.

Multiple Field versus Single Field— McGill AirClean's wet ESP usually consists of a series of independent fields, which are essential for applications requiring high availability. Some applications require on-line washing with high water flows in an electrostatic field. This periodic high water flow quenches all power to that field. With a single field wet ESP, there is no pollution control efficiency during the wash cycle. Environmental authorities generally require tests during the wash cycles to be averaged into the final results. However, with multiple fields, only one of the fields is washed at a time, which causes only a minor, intermittent decrease in efficiency of a few percent.

Redundancy— With multiple fields there is built-in redundancy. Therefore failure of one major component, such as a transformer/rectifier, results in only minor reduction in pollution control efficiency. However, when the entire pollution control system is dependent on one transformer/rectifier and its associated controls, as is common in competing ESP designs, failure of any component results in complete failure of the pollution control system.

Flat Plates— Heavy-gauge plates, rather than small diameter tubes, serve as collection surfaces. That allows for quick and easy access to all collection surfaces.

Easy Internal Access— Horizontal flow and flat plates offer the user access to all surfaces inside the wet ESP. If reduced downtime is important to the user, the unequaled access provided by the McGill AirClean design is a must.

Heavy-duty Industrial Construction— McGill AirClean's wet ESPs are designed and constructed for industrial use, with materials such as stainless steel or heavy carbon plate for long-term industrial use. No commercial light-gauge construction is used.