Category: Blog

Dust Collection in the Cement Industry: Planning for Preventative Maintenance

In this blog, we will examine the cement industry and dust collection needs and the benefits of planned maintenance outages. Cement plants rely heavily on dust collection systems for a variety of processes in their plants including kiln baghouses, alkali baghouses, and clinker coolers. Cement producers must comply with strict emissions control standards, NESHAP (National… Read more »

Chris Cummins Named President and CEO of the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group

PORTSMOUTH, NH and CHATTANOOGA, TN – Micronics Filtration Holdings, Inc. announced that Christopher G. Cummins (Chris) has been appointed President and CEO of the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group which consists of leading wet and dry filtration companies and brands: Micronics, Southern Filter Media (“SFM”), C.P. Environmental (“CPE”), United Process Control (“UPC”), and AeroPulse®. Chris officially… Read more »

Spare Replacement Parts for Your Dust Collection System: We’ve Got You Covered

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In a recent blog post, United Process Control talked about the importance of maintaining your Routine Baghouse Maintenance & Inspection Schedule for risk mitigation & optimizing the performance of your baghouse. That is as important as ever in these unprecedented times. Develop A Spare Parts Replacement Plan to Optimize Your Baghouse’s Performance Your team knows… Read more »

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 »