Handbook Highlights Compressed Air Applications

By Chemical Processing Staff

Nov 25, 2012

Compressed air provides power for various manufacturing operations and sectors including industrial plant maintenance, pharmaceutical manufacturing, power generation, electronics, agriculture and the food and beverage industries.

Chapter 1 of the Compressed Air and Gas Institute’s (CAGI) “Compressed Air and Gas Handbook” has more than 80 pages on the various uses of compressed air. 

CAGI is the united voice of the compressed air industry. CAGI educational resources include e-learning coursework on the SmartSite, selection guides, videos and the “Compressed Air & Gas Handbook.”

For more information on the uses of compressed air or to order the handbook, visit the CAGI’s website at