Explosion Sources

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More Words of Combustible Dust Caution at Powder Parties

Since Dust In Case initially brought you the news of a combustible dust accident at a color run in Taiwan that killed dozens and left hundreds injured, it seems that ...

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Deadly Indiana Explosion Highlights Severity of Grain Dust

An explosion inside a grain silo at a farming co-op serves as yet another reminder as to how deadly and dangerous combustible dust can truly be if it isn’t properly ...

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Beetles May Have Caused Explosion at B.C. Wood Facility

In the last six months, there have been two combustible dust explosions in British Columbia, Canada at lumber mills. As a result, many industry leaders and officials are beginning to ...

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It Really Can: On Grain Dust Explosions

One of the most common problems we hear about at Dust In Case is that people don’t realize that the dust they’re working with might be highly combustible. One of ...

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What Is Combustible Dust and Why Should You Care?

Most people probably think dust is inert and a sign of laziness.  In reality though, that is far from the case. So what is combustible dust and why should you ...