Dust Containment

The recovery of pharmaceutical active compounds requires special devices and features to protect the operator from contact with them. For this application, Nilfisk has designed a high-containment filter unit (up to OEB5), in several versions, from the standard to the most customized.

Benefits & Advantages

  • Total safety:
    • ​​​​​Containment level up to OEB5 
    • HEPA14 absolute filtration
    • Safe replacement of filters and disposal of collected material 
    • Wash-in-place to deactivate the dust into the unit 
    • Validation of the unit before the installation 
    • Suitable for combustible dust

  • GMP conformity 
    • Machine easy to clean and sanitise 
    • Validation of the washing and cleaning processes before installation
    • Complete disconnection of the filter unit from the vacuum line at the end of the operation to avoid cross contamination

  • ​Productivity
    • 24/7 operating machines 
    • High capacity container 
    • Devices to detect the status of the filters and machine performances

  • ​Ease of use
    • Easy replacement of the filters and consumable parts
    • Risk of mistakes reduced to the minimum level