Web Tutorials (not ERPT)
Some Hazardous Aspects of Particle Technology
Web Sites of Educational Interest
GESTIS-DUST-EX is a database with the combustion and explosion characteristics
of over 4,000 powders from many different industries, with the financial support of the European Commission.
These data are intended to illustrate the hazards and are not intended to be adopted in designing
small- or large-scale processes. Please read and heed their disclaimer statement.
posts articles on dust explosions and offers courses in safe process design
and safe handling of powders.
The Fike Company describes tests and equipment to deal with powder explosions.
Oseco, Inc., answers Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about rupture disks
Purest Colloids, Inc., has a product line and
that could be the basis for an interesting classroom discussion.
Their Meso-word Visualization
zooms in on small objects from hair to dust mites to pollen to E. coli to silver nanoparticles.
(You may need to click "Start animation" twice to get it going.)