Tobacco products

JACOB ROHRSYSTEME is present in all industrial sectors. We have formulated some information specifically for our customers in the tobacco industry.

Industrial sectors
  • Tobacco products
Possible use
  • Product transportation systems
  • Collection of product dust
  • Dust-separation systems
  • Systems that come into contact with product: for leaf/panicle/cuts
Product characteristics
  • Cut tobacco/panicles and dusts occur – efficient sealing necessary
  • Bulk densities of all intermediate products are low
  • High water binding
  • Raw tobacco can be mechanically aggressive/abrasive because of sand and earth in the mix.
  • Highly abrasive
Special characteristics
  • Dusts have high value, are re-used after recovery so sealing is important, also to ensure odour neutrality.
  • Systems at risk of dust explosion
  • Earthing is necessary
  • Shock impact resistance in some versions
Primary use
  • Materials: Steel, Cr-Ni steels
  • Pipe diameter: 80 – 500 mm.
  • Wall thicknesses: s = 1 mm, s = 2 mm

Case Study – JACOB ROHRSYSTEME in the food industry