sop for Operation of Dust Extraction System
To lay down a procedure of Operation Dust Extraction System.
This Standard Operating Procedure is applicable for Operation of all Dust Extraction System to be followed at formulation plants
3.1 Engineering Officer / Executive shall be responsible for the execution of this procedure.
3.2 Engineering Manager shall be responsible for the implementation of this SOP.
3.3 Head QA/designee shall be responsible for compliance of this SOP.
4.0 Abbreviations and Definitions
SOP : Standard Operating Procedure
No : Number
QA : Quality Assurance
MCB : Miniature circuit Breaker
ER : Engineering
5.1 Check filters elements for proper fitting.
5.2 And tighten the access door.
5.3 Start the MCB mounted at main panel to start the blower.
5.4 Check that the electronic timer gets actuated and set filter shaking time by timer; collect the powder at the bottom of dust extractor.
5.5 Continue to run the blower till the end of production operation.
5.6 Stop procedure.
5.6.1 Run the blower for about 5-10 minutes after operation of particular area is Stopped.
5.6.2 OFF the MCB mounted at main panel to stop the blower.
5.6.3 Close the compressed air valve.
6.0 Forms and Records
7.1 Master copy – Documentation Cell (Quality Assurance)
7.2 Controlled copies – Engineering Department