Southern Paper Group Newsletter
|Newsletter: Volume 1, Issue 1 April 2010
Shower Nozzles and Wet Felts - Quick Facts
By the Numbers:
A.How much does it cost to dry paper?
Relative cost of water removal: (Richard Reese, Solutions! April 2006.)
Former Press Dryers
$0.014/T $0.019/T $22.00/T
B.How much water??
The wet felts see 250 tons of water for every 100 tons of paper produced
every day. (Based on 20% solids off the couch and 40% solids into the dryers)
C. lb of contaminated in the water??
PPM in water 100 ppm 150 ppm 200 ppm
lb/day/ton 50 lb 75 lb 100 lb
At 500 t/d the daily contaminate level in the water can approach the weight
of the wet felts.
D. Shower Nozzles help keep Wet Felts Clean
Shower nozzles cost about $10 to $20 each.
This Month's Survey Question:
Are ruby needle jet nozzles worth the exta price?
Time out for a word from our sponsors
We make all types of Showers and Shower nozzles.
Health and Safety
Warmer weather and long outage days bring on the danger of dehydration
(more serious than most of us recognize). Quick check to make sure you are
OK -- The color of your urine. Drink enough of fluids to keep it pale yellow.
Looking for people with similar interests? Try www.meetup.com. Sounds
like another dating site, but not so. Hiking, food, and car groups near you
can be found at this site.
The last word
"Always do right. this will gratify some people and astonish the rest"
- Mark Twain
Southern Paper Group
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Greer, SC 29650