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TONER EMISSION CONTROL CONCEPT

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022927D
Original Publication Date: 1976-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-27

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A toner emission controller for suppressing unwanted emissions of toner from a toner handling subsystem (i~e~, a cleaning system or a development system) of an electro- statographic processor includes a constant velocity air moving unit for drawing airborne toner particles within the subsystem housing away from the imaging surface and toward a remote exhaust port along a path including a plurality of staggered and spaced apart, electrically conductive plates in series with a fibrous filtering element