Cyclonic separation Wikipedia
Cyclonic separation is a method of removing particulates from an air, gas or liquid stream, without the use of filters, through vortex separation. When removing particulate matter from liquids, a hydrocyclone is used; while from gas, a gas cyclone is used. Rotational effects and gravity are used to separate mixtures of solids and . Similar separators are used in the oil refining industry (e.g. for Fluid catalytic.