Industrial Vacuum Blog

Resources to keep your plant and your people safe

When Should I Change My Industrial Vacuum Cleaner Filter?

July 5, 2017   9:00 am
paper bag filter
We’re often asked the question, “How do I know its time to change my vacuum cleaner filter?” Fortunately, Nilfisk Industrial Vacuum Cleaners require very little maintenance and upkeep. If you use the vacuum properly and change the filters regularly, your Nilfisk vacuum should last you many years. Here are some general tips to follow: Paper bag […] Read More   >

The Roles of Housekeeping and Vacuum Filtration in Meeting ISO Cleanroom Standards

June 23, 2017   9:01 am
pharmaceutical cleanroom
Did you know that a person walking in a cleanroom at a rate of 2 mph (not exactly a brisk pace) can produce 5 million particles 0.3 microns or larger per minute? Even just standing motionless produces 100,000 particles/minute. And every one of those particles is a potential source of contamination. Cleanrooms are used in […] Read More   >

Vacuum Filters for Industrial Processing [Free eBook]

February 28, 2017   8:25 pm
Vacuum cleaners are critical components of any industrial cleaning program. Depending on your industry, the right vacuum cleaner can help you: Protect your workers from exposure to hazardous substances, including silica dust and lead Eliminate your risk of a combustible dust explosion Keep your products from becoming cross-contaminated by microorganisms and allergens Ensure you’re in […] Read More   >

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

October 20, 2016   10:09 am
Cost Benefit Analysis Concept With Target Pin Marker
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 obvious statement — while the vacuum may cost a couple thousand dollars, you can pick up a mop or a broom for a couple hundred, or even less. But the sticker […] Read More   >

Myth Busters: Explosion-Proof Vacuums

October 10, 2016   10:40 am
Nilfisk’s Myth Buster series continues here with understanding Explosion-Proof Vacuums. View the video here! _____________________ Myth: “Explosion-proof” is a buzzword that any manufacturer can use to describe its products. Fact: Vacuum cleaners and other electrical equipment must meet specific requirements and go through a regulated testing process to be certified “explosion proof.” This is one […] Read More   >
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