Canadian Biomass Magazine

Dust mitigation series available online

November 17, 2015
By Andrew Snook

November 17, 2015 - Canadian Biomass and Canadian Forest Industries’ recent dust mitigation webinar series is now available for viewing for a limited time!

Learn the latest tips and methods for managing dust in sawmill and pellet operations from John Bachynski, who has over 30 years experience managing dust explosion environments, through the following webinars:

Dust Mitigation I – Managing the risk
Is your operation at risk? Are you confident in your risk assessment skill set? How do you know if you are doing enough, or perhaps even too much, to manage your specific risk? Join John Bachynski as he walks you through the array of risks associated with wood or pellet processing in his unique hands-on manner.

Dust Explosion Mitigation II – Managing the dust
A whopping 51 per cent of explosions happen in the dust collection system, and yet there are a range of myths and technical fallacies still making the rounds in Canada’s wood products and pellet sector. Join John Bachynski as he walks us through the most cost-effective ways to manage dust for a variety of operations. 

Are you protected, are your systems safe, and have you covered the seven critical explosion areas in your mill? 


Dust Explosion Mitigation III – Managing the liability
Do you fully understand your inspection and compliance requirements and liabilities? Recent events have shown what can go wrong, so don’t be caught on the wrong side of this crucial issue. From dust collection to system maintenance, John Bachynski walks you through the complexities from an operational perspective.

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