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OSHA Silica Dust Interim
Enforcement Guidance: Housekeeping Practices

OSHA Silica Dust Interim
Enforcement Guidance: Housekeeping Practices

OSHA Silica Dust Interim
Enforcement Guidance: Housekeeping Practices

Does Your Industrial Sweeper Need a HEPA Filter Under OSHA’s New Silica Dust Rule?

This is one of the most common questions we get about OSHA’s new silica dust rule. The short answer is: No, as long as you follow the other applicable requirements and properly maintain the equipment. Let’s dig in a little more. Both the construction standard and the...

UPDATE: CSB Issues Call to Action on Combustible Dust Management and Control

Dec. 3 update -- The CSB has extended the deadline for responses until Dec. 31, 2018. Email combustibledust@csb.gov for more information or to submit your comments. Last month, the U.S. Chemical Safety Board issued a call to action on combustible dust hazards as part...

Last Trade Show of the Year – FABTECH 2018

And that's a wrap! We finished up the fall trade show season at FABTECH 2018 in Atlanta, GA. Here's a look at the Nilfisk booth and review of our most popular vacuums for metalworking applications. Visit our industry page for more models and information on our...
Federal Appeals Court Upholds Silica Dust Rule

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Silica Dust Rule

On December 22, a federal appeals court upheld OSHA’s new silica dust rule, rejecting a challenge filed by North America’s Building Trades Unions. The rule, which went into enforcement on September 23, 2017, reduces the permissible exposure limit (PEL) for workers in...
Tablets & Capsules Q&A: Process Efficiency and Drug Safety

Tablets & Capsules Q&A: Process Efficiency and Drug Safety

The latest issue of Solid Dose Digest features Nilfisk Director of Engineering Norman Nowosinksi discussing how material transfer systems can improve process efficiency and reduce the risk of contamination. Pharmaceutical manufacturers are always seeking to increase...
Combustible Dust Regulations, Codes, and Resources by State

Combustible Dust Regulations, Codes, and Resources by State

In a previous article, we looked at the differences between federal and state-level regulations concerning workplace health and safety. Now, we’ll turn to a topic that’s near and dear to our hearts: combustible dust. The state-level regulations surrounding combustible...

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