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April 25, 2017

5 Hazardous Dusts Commonly Found in Composites Manufacturing

Dust is everywhere in composites manufacturing. If it’s not controlled, that dust can easily find its way into your eyes and lungs, causing…

Composites Manufacturing Hazardous 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…

Combustible Dust Hazardous Dust Nilfisk News and Updates Trade Shows and Events
March 23, 2017

7 Ways Dust Control Improves Composite Manufacturing Operations

For composite manufacturers, dust is a constant. Whether you make aircraft wings, car fenders, or tennis rackets, chances are if you look ar…

Composites Manufacturing Hazardous Dust
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
February 23, 2017

Protecting Your Workers Against Exposure to Potent Compounds in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

Over the past several years, the pharmaceutical industry has introduced a new range of highly potent active pharmaceutical ingredients, or H…

Pharmaceutical / Cleanrooms
January 22, 2017

Top 8 Vacuum Solutions for the Semiconductor Industry

Semiconductor manufacturing facilities often contain toxic substances as well as combustible dust. Good housekeeping practices can go a long…

Product Info
January 22, 2017

Top 9 Vacuum Solutions for the Metalworking Industry

Metalworking processes generate a lot of dust and debris. This dust can be combustible and toxic, putting your workers and your shop at cons…

Metalworking / Powder Coating Product Info
January 22, 2017

Top 10 Vacuum Solutions for the Pharmaceutical Industry

All processes and equipment used in the pharmaceutical industry must meet stringent requirements. Above all, they must help drug manufacture…

Pharmaceutical / Cleanrooms Product Info
January 22, 2017

Top 10 Vacuum Solutions for the Food Processing Industry

As a reader of our blog, you already know the value of an industrial vacuum cleaner for keeping your facility clean, compliant, and contamin…

Food Processing Product Info
November 28, 2016

OSHA’s New Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs: An Overview

Last month, OSHA released its new Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs. This is the first time the guidelines have been upda…

Health and Safety
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…

Combustible Dust Hazardous Dust Product Info Videos
November 14, 2016

NEW ATTIX 33 & 44 Overview Video

Nilfisk's latest addition, ATTIX 33 & 44 models, feature a complete re-engineered design keeping professionals in mind. These models del…

Health and Safety Nilfisk News and Updates Product Info Videos
November 03, 2016

Is Your Vacuum Cleaner NFPA 652-Compliant?

One of the biggest misconceptions we hear today is the idea that if your facility isn’t a hazardous or classified environment, you don’t nee…

Combustible Dust Product Info
October 31, 2016

Cross-Contamination: The Enemy of Safe, Pure, and Effective

As anyone in the pharma industry can attest, since about 2000, the number of FDA inspections has increased. The agency has more inspectors o…

Hazardous Dust Pharmaceutical / Cleanrooms
October 20, 2016

The Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Advantage of Industrial Vacuum Cleaners

The sticker price for an industrial vacuum cleaner is considerably higher than the sticker price of a mop or a broom. That’s a pretty obviou…

Health and Safety Vacuum Filtration
October 19, 2016

Taking the First Steps to Comply with NFPA 652

Understanding the first steps when dealing combustible dust is essential to properly adhering to NFPA 652. View the video here, to understan…

Combustible Dust Hazardous Dust Videos
October 17, 2016

Compliance for Food Manufacturers: The High Cost of Doing Nothing

Do you feel like there are so many new compliance regulations that you don’t even know where to start? The compliance landscape for the food…

Food Processing
October 12, 2016

Is Your Dust Combustible? Dust Testing Under NFPA 652

Have you tested your dust? If not, it’s time to get on that. Under the recently released NFPA 652: Standard on the Fundamentals of Combustib…

Combustible Dust
September 26, 2016

Engineering Controls and Housekeeping Practices to Reduce Silica Dust Levels

OSHA’s new silica dust rule sets very strict standards for exposure -- a limit of 50 micrograms of respirable crystalline silica per cubic m…

Hazardous Dust Health and Safety
September 19, 2016

Myth Busters: Certified Vacuums and NFPA Standards

Nilfisk’s Myth Buster series continues here with understanding Certified Vacuums and NFPA Standards. View the video here! _________________…

Hazardous Dust Health and Safety Videos
September 06, 2016

Why Employee Training Needs to Be Part of Your Housekeeping Program

How much time do you spend training your employees on how to properly implement your housekeeping program? Hopefully, your answer wasn’t…

Hazardous Dust Health and Safety