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Mills and Technologies - Safety

Improving Safety Around Recovery Boiler Operations

Improving Safety Around Recovery Boiler Operations

The recovery boiler is a vital part of the pulp mill but also a source of potential safety hazards for its operators. One of the purposes of the recovery boiler is to recover the pulping chemicals from the black liquor which is done in the form of smelt from the bottom of the furnace. A potential hazard of this process is that if the smelt interacts or has contact with water, an explosion can potentially occur which could injure operators and cause damage to the boiler. Besides the risk of explosion, combustion in the recovery boiler creates very hot gases and highly corrosive molten ash which could be hazardous to operators who are performing physical tasks around the recovery boiler.

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Mills and Technologies - Safety

Why Safety Matters At GP

Why Safety Matters At GP

When it comes to the ones we love....keeping them safe is everything.

Safety at work means getting home to those who matter most. And that's why it matters at Georgia-Paci...

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Mills and Technologies - Safety

Beat the Heat: 5 Ways to Protect Your Employees

Beat the Heat: 5 Ways to Protect Your Employees

Though we're coming off a pretty mild winter in the Mid-Atlantic Region, there is much excitement and anticipation about the warmer months ahead. For some workers, howeve...

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