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April 01, 2021

Discover Cleaning and Floorcare Solutions to Optimize Your Operations at ProMatDX

ProMat Digital Experience (ProMatDX) is the place to be on April 12-16 for manufacturing and supply chain professionals looking to increase…

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November 15, 2019

Q&A: 3 Steps to Combustible Dust Compliance in Manufacturing

Last month we hosted a webinar with OH&S, “3 Steps to Combustible Dust Compliance in Manufacturing” to address combustible dust risks an…

Combustible Dust
May 29, 2019

Combustible Dust Regulations, Codes, and Resources by State

Introduction The state-level regulations surrounding combustible dust are complex! Most states start with the same basic foundation — e.g.,…

Combustible Dust
April 24, 2019

Top 6 Vacuum Solutions for Combustible Dust Applications

Combustible dust incidents happen in almost every industry, almost every day. Fortunately, most of these don’t make headlines, in large part…

Combustible Dust
March 27, 2019

Is Your Combustible Dust Risk Greater Than You Think? What You Need to Know About Kst Values

When we talk to people about combustible dust, we consistently find that they underestimate their risk. This happens across industries and i…

Combustible Dust
March 15, 2019

Why Good Housekeeping Is Your Most Effective Combustible Dust Control

You’ve had your dust tested, and you know you have combustible dust in your facility. You’ve also completed your dust hazard analysis, so yo…

Combustible Dust
January 04, 2019

Silica, OSHA, Combustible Dust: Our Top 5 Articles of 2018

Happy New Year! 2018 was an eventful year, especially in the regulatory arena. In particular, OSHA’s new silica dust rule drastically reduce…

Combustible Dust Hazardous Dust Health and Safety
September 26, 2018

[Webinar] Combustible Dust: 5 Things to Understand on the Road to Compliance

Local Farmers Assist Fire Crews During Fire at Agassiz Dairy Farm Firefighters Attend Baghouse Fire at Metal Refinery in Whiting, Indiana…

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January 31, 2018

Combustible Dust Incidents from 15 Industries

Combustible dust is one of the most under-recognized hazards in industrial facilities. This is because many people, even safety professional…

Combustible Dust
November 29, 2017

Is Your Combustible Dust Risk Greater Than You Think? What You Need to Know About Particle Size

As part of our effort to identify knowledge gaps surrounding combustible dust, we asked several experts what they see as the biggest misconc…

Combustible Dust
November 28, 2017

Will OSHA Accept ATEX? Answering Common Questions About Vacuum Certification

Last month, we interviewed several experts about OSHA and combustible dust regulations. We also asked them about some of the most common mis…

Combustible Dust
October 16, 2017

Experts Comment on How OSHA Abandoning the Combustible Dust Standard Will Affect Industry

In July, OSHA removed the combustible dust standard from its regulatory agenda. What does that mean for facilities where combustible dust is…

Combustible Dust Health and Safety
October 03, 2017

2018 International Fire Code Requires Compliance with NFPA 652 Combustible Dust Standard

The 2018 version of the International Fire Code is out! And it requires compliance with NFPA 652: Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustibl…

Combustible Dust
August 28, 2017

What Combustible Dust Standards Do You Have to Follow?

If you’re up on the latest workplace health and safety news (or if you’re a regular reader of this blog), you know that last month OSHA remo…

Combustible Dust
July 26, 2017

Is Your Shop-Style Vacuum Creating an Explosion Hazard in Your Facility?

One of the most common questions we get about combustible dust is whether an industrial vacuum is really necessary. Won’t a shop-style vacuu…

Combustible Dust
July 24, 2017

OSHA Removes Combustible Dust Standard from Regulatory Agenda

OSHA’s spring regulatory agenda, released late last week, does not include the combustible dust standard that the agency has been working on…

Combustible Dust Health and Safety
June 25, 2017

Are You Overlooking the Dust Explosion Risks in Your Pharmaceutical Plant?

You follow a strict cleaning regimen to keep your cleanrooms up to ISO standards. You have procedures in place to mitigate the hazards assoc…

Combustible Dust Pharmaceutical / Cleanrooms
June 14, 2017

Q&A: Combustible Dust Safety and Compliance

Last month, we hosted a free webinar on combustible dust safety and compliance. The goal was to clear up some common misconceptions and give…

Combustible Dust
March 28, 2017

ProMat 2017: Nilfisk to Feature Floor-to-Ceiling Cleaning Solution

Come visit us at ProMat 2017, Booth #S3652 for a complete floor-to-ceiling industrial cleaning solution. Nilfisk will feature floor, surface…

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March 14, 2017

What is ATEX Certification? Is It Applicable in North America?

Lately, we’ve seen more vacuum cleaners being marketed in the United States as “ATEX certified” or “ATEX approved.” We even offer some combu…

Combustible Dust Hazardous Dust
November 17, 2016

Nilfisk VHS110 CIID2 Overview Video

The Nilfisk VHS110, single-phase industrial vacuum cleaner, is NRTL-certified for Class II, Division 2 classified (hazardous) locations. Thi…

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