Testing Methods for Foundry Baghouse Dust

Testing Methods for Foundry Baghouse Dust

Discussion will include some of the key components of testing baghouse dust in your foundry. Main topics include:

  • What are the different test methods?
  • What do I need to test?
  • What do the results mean?

Bantox® has successfully stabilized over 1,000,000 tons of hazardous waste in the ferrous and non-ferrous industries. These include foundry, smelter and scrap processing operations. Lead and cadmium tend to be the hazardous elements of concern in this waste.


Adding Bantox® to your process will eliminate the need for any type of regulatory treatment permit, eliminating the requisite record keeping, reporting & training required to operate a hazardous waste treatment operation. Bantox® is typically applied through a metering device or dispenser that ensures consistent & accurate delivery into the waste stream.