Industrial Vacuum Blog

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Nilfisk Launches New Continuous Duty Line of NRTL-Certified Class II, Division 2 Vacuums for the Safe Collection of Combustible Dust

May 30, 2017   10:39 am
Nilfisk announces the launch of two new lines of NRTL-certified continuous duty industrial vacuums for Class II, Division 2 and non-classified environments. All vacuums feature ETL-certification and  are designed to meet NFPA 652 housekeeping recommendations for the safe collection of combustible dust, as laid out in Section 8.4.2.2. Machine design requirements to ensure NFPA 652 […] Read More   >

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

March 28, 2017   12:38 pm
Come visit us at ProMat 2017, Booth #S3652 for a complete floor-to-ceiling industrial cleaning solution. Nilfisk will feature floor, surface and vacuum cleaning equipment to protect the quality of products and processes in your manufacturing environment. Nilfisk, Inc. is the only company in North America to provide cleaning equipment to cover your entire facility. Stop […] Read More   >

Do You Know These 5 Facts About Combustible Dust?

March 24, 2017   9:00 am
Combustible dust facts
Combustible dust isn’t a new topic (we’ve been writing about it for a long time!). But still, we find that many misconceptions remain about the risks of combustible dust and how manufacturers across industries can combat this hazard. To clear up the most common misconceptions, Nilfisk Application Engineer Stephen Watkins recently wrote an article entitled “What […] Read More   >

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

March 13, 2017   9:35 pm
Lately, we’ve seen more vacuum cleaners being marketed in the United States as “ATEX certified” or “ATEX approved.” We even offer some combustible dust safe pneumatic vacuums that meet ATEX requirements. However, the introduction of yet another acronym to the already crowded arena of OSHA, NFPA, NEC, and so on has understandably brought with it […] Read More   >

Our Top 5 Most Popular Blog Articles of 2016

December 19, 2016   1:05 pm
Top 5 Blog Articles
As hard as it is to believe, 2017 is just around the corner. If you’ve been reading our blog, you’ll know that this year we’ve made a big push toward providing you with content and resources surrounding industrial safety. We’ve published articles related to combustible dust, silica dust, OSHA and NFPA standards, and more. Here […] Read More   >
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