Two new dust-muzzling products are now available from San Diego, CA-based Dust Collection Products.
The Chip Muzzle and the Dust Muzzle are both designed to clean up lead paint, asbestos and toxic dust.
The Chip Muzzle
The Chip Muzzle is a dust collector for removing toxic pollutants when using needle scalers in industrial applications.
The Chip Muzzle (top) and the Dust Muzzle (bottom) are both 95 percent efficient in collecting lead paint, asbestos, and toxic dust, the company says.
When used with a 2hp industrial vacuum, The Chip Muzzle can collect up to 95 percent of the debris created from lead paint, asbestos and other hazardous material removal, the company says.
The Chip Muzzle comes in five sizes and will fit scalers with barrels between 1.25 and 2.15 inches in diameter. Complete HEPA systems are also available.
The Dust Muzzle
The Dust Muzzle is a translucent, flexible shroud for collecting lead paint, asbestos and toxic dusts on steel structures. According to the company, it can be up to 95 percent efficient. It comes in diameters from 2-8 inches and can be used on pneumatic and electric right-angle grinders.
Complete systems, including HEPA vacuums, are available; the company says the Dust Muzzle can retrofit over 1,200 grinders.
For more information: www.dustmuzzle.com.