Industrial Vacuum Blog

Resources to keep your plant and your people safe

Combustible Dust: Know the Facts

May 21, 2015   7:09 am
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In 2013, the need for a general industry combustible dust standard was on the CSB’s “Most Wanted” list. The CSB identified 281 combustible dust incidents between 1980 and 2005 that led to the deaths of 119 workers, injured 718, and extensively damaged numerous industrial facilities. The issue made an appearance on OSHA’s 2014 agenda. However, […] Read More   >

Nilfisk Presents New Products and Maintenance Solutions at IMTS 2014

August 28, 2014   6:37 am
Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums
Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums will present new products and solutions for metalworking facilities at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), September 8-13 at McCormick Place (Booth E-5825) in Chicago. Set to debut at the show, the new Nilfisk CFM VHO200 sump pump vacuum, which collects, recycles, separates and discharges gallons of chips, cuttings, lubricants and other liquids in just minutes. […] Read More   >

Choosing the Right Industrial Vacuum for the Job

May 29, 2014   12:58 pm
Floor Nozzle_Liquid
Filtration is the first, and most important, vacuum cleaner feature to consider for clean-up during and after the job. When working with fine dust such as pharmaceutical powders and crystalline silica, any standard filter will clog easily and often. The vacuum will lose suction and the user wastes valuable time cleaning the filter. Traditional vacuums aren’t […] Read More   >

Indoor Firing Ranges: Reduce Lead Exposure with a HEPA-Filtered Vacuum Cleaner

August 29, 2013   10:16 am
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While firing ranges expose users and employees to certain obvious hazards, people often forget about the risk of lead exposure from dust and/or fumes that are released into the air when a gun is fired. The reduction of lead exposure is a OSHA high strategic priority as it is a leading cause of workplace illness, and violating the […] Read More   >

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums Presents New Resource Guides for Food and Pharma

July 16, 2013   11:18 am
Food resource guide
Knowledge is power. Time is money. And good housekeeping is good business. When we launched the Nilfisk Safe Choice program last year we kept all of this in mind. Creating Safe Choice resources in the form of interactive tools, webinars and whitepapers to educate customers on how to combat housekeeping challenges (i.e. combustible dust, cross contamination, overhead cleaning, etc.) within the […] Read More   >
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