See part one of this series, "How to Prevent Dryer System Fires and Explosions. Knowing what causes fires and explosions is the first step in prevention.
Unplanned and uncontrolled fires and explosions are never welcome in an industrial plant. Certain conditions create and contribute to an environment that allows and supports such events. Part 1 of this two-part article series, “How to Prevent Dryer System Fires and Explosions” (February 2015, page 16), outlined the central causes that allow fires and explosions to occur in dryer systems. In this article, I’ll explain three simple things you can do to reduce the risk of fires and explosions in a dryer system. They are: