FIBC Type B are made from insulating fabric, and usually has a voltage range of less than 6 KV. Elway manufactures these bags using plain polypropylene or other non-conductive material, and like Type A bulk bags these bags do not have any mechanism for dissipating static electricity. The difference is that Type B bulk bags are made from materials that have a low breakdown voltage to prevent the occurrence of highly energetic, and dangerous propagating brush discharges (PBD). It is important to note that these bulk bags can cause electrostatic shocks to operators, although shocks are not dangerous, they can be distracting and may lead to accidents.
Elway can provide custom Type B Bulk Bags that can meet various specifications.
Below are several of the specifications we can meet:
(W X D X H)
|5 to 20 cubic feet||20" X 20" to 31" X 31"*||38"||Used for higher bulk density products or smaller weight requirements.||Request a Quote|
|21 to 75 cubic feet||35" X 35" to 37" X 37"||46"||Most common for all products. Used in truck shipmens and export containers.||Request a Quote|
|76 cubic feet and up||41" X 41" to 43" X 43"||53"||For smaller bulk density products where height restrictions occur. Used for rail shipments||Request a Quote|
*Custom dimensions available at no additional charge
We perform several tests for this bag including electrical breakdown voltage and propagating brush discharge testing.
Safe use for this type include: