EQUIPMENT NEWS
Tamping Down Dust
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Jul 22, 2014 07:42 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- A new coat of paint was barely dry on the 60-year-old Farmers Grain Terminal grain elevator in Greenville, Miss., and Bud Tate was on his way to a facility planning meeting with his manager when he heard EPA had released proposed changes to the standards grain elevators must meet to reduce dust emissions.

Tate said his facility in the Mississippi Delta runs an antiquated dust control system much in need of upgrade -- with or without the proposed rule changes. The company operates nine facilities in Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Now, the rule posted by EPA at ...

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