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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 lessen 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

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. Micronics has a state-of-the-art filter media manufacturing facility in centrally-located Chattanooga, TN that allows… Read more »

Micronics Announces Expansion of Its Filtration Media Capacity to Better Serve Customers’ Quality, Lead-Time, and On-Time Delivery Needs

PORTSMOUTH, NH, USA – October 25, 2017 – The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group is pleased to announce the expansion of its filter media manufacturing capacity through a dedicated new facility in the La Angostura Manufacturing Community in Saltillo, Mexico. The new facility, located approximately 160 miles southwest of the U.S. border, complements Micronics’ existing filtration… Read more »

Benefits of Using Precoat Filter Aid in Your Baghouse?

Your baghouse is an investment in your operation and United Process Control (UPC) recommends that you protect and pre-condition the filter bags and cartridges in your baghouse system with something that will enhance your investment. Precoat filter aid is just that. What is Precoat Filter Aid? Precoat or precoat filter aid is a dry, chemically-inert,… Read more »

Bernard C. Faulkner Appointed President and CEO

PORTSMOUTH, NH – May 23, 2017 – Micronics Filtration Holdings, Inc. announced today that Bernard C. “Bernie” Faulkner has been appointed President and CEO of the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group which consists of leading wet and dry filtration companies: Micronics, Inc., Southern Filter Media, C.P. Environmental, United Process Control, and the assets of AeroPulse. Prior… Read more »

Waste-to-Energy Facilities Benefit from Micronics’ Air Pollution Control Solutions

There are many market choices available for power generation here in the United States and the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group has a proud history of providing air pollution control solutions across this diverse range of technologies from serving Energy-from-Waste (Waste-to-Energy) facilities to facilities where energy is generated from fossil fuels including petroleum and coal. Municipal… Read more »

When to Consider a Baghouse Rebuild, Upgrade or Conversion

Thinking about undertaking a major capital investment project to upgrade your baghouse operation? Sometimes, changing the design of your baghouse can provide dramatic improvements to the efficiency of your baghouse operation without the need to replace all of the equipment. For instance, updating your system from a mechanical shaker baghouse or reverse-air dust collector to… Read more »

How Use of Sonic Horns Can Enhance the Effectiveness of Baghouse Operations

Did you know that the use of acoustic vibrations (sound) has been an effective and well-accepted practice for fluidizing unwanted dust and agglomerated particulate in air pollution control and process equipment? The acoustic vibrations are produced with equipment known as sonic horns and they have been found to be particularly useful in reverse-air and shaker… Read more »

Which Maintenance and Repair Services are Available for Air Pollution Control Systems

Industrial plants and processes face a range of particulate and dust control challenges, hazards and pitfalls. Many industries – from coal-fired power plants to waste-to-energy facilities, to asphalt production plants and steel mills require effective, efficient ventilation, and emissions and dust control. Compliance and Performance United Process Control (UPC) and its sister company, C.P. Environmental,… Read more »

Micronics Engineered Filtration Companies Announce Strategic Alliance

GORE® low drag filter bags deliver 20-30% utility savings to baghouses in the Iron & Steel Industry ROMEOVILLE, IL., BETHLEHEM, PA and ELKTON, MD – October 11, 2016 – Micronics Engineered Filtration companies, C.P. Environmental (CPE) and United Process Control (UPC), leading filter bag change-out and mechanical service contractors for Industrial Air Pollution Control (APC)… Read more »