Hansen Engineering

HCL Acid Fume Scrubber


Hansen Engineering offers:

  • Ventstack scrubbers
  • HCl tank vent scrubbers
  • No recirculation scrubbers
  • No pump recirculation scrubbers
  • Vent scrubbers for extreme cold weather
  • No caustic or water HCl fume scrubbers

For acid storage tanks that are loaded pneumatically with:

  • Hydrochloric Acid
  • Hydrofloric Acid
  • Nitric Acid

Stack Vent for acid tanks when loaded by acid trucks pneumatically.

  • Size 24" diameter and 8' high.

  • To serve a 4000 gallon/half hour blow-in rate at 10 psi max. of truck blower.

  • The tank is vented through a minimum 3" vent pipe to the bottom of the scrubber stack.

  • The HCL fumes are dispersed throughout the 1" tower packing. The tower packing pall rings are coated with a graphite/inorganic salt to enhance HCL droplets.

  • In the upper part of the stack is a 6" thick demister to capture fugitive HCL droplets and additional HCL absorption.

  • To prevent droplets of HCl  solution escaping while blowing takes place, a 45 degree scraper ring is at the top.

  • At the assembly sprinkling of a solution of calcium chloride or ferrous chloride will make the unit from the start, 1st blow, 95% effectively reducing the volume of HCL emission.



HCL Acid Fume Scrubber

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Hansen Engineering, Inc.
167 Laidley's Run Road | West Alexander, PA 15376
Tel: 724-484-7551 | Fax: 724-484-7989