Category: ATEX Resources

ATEX Tools | Industrial Cleaning Made Easy

What Are ATEX Tools? ATEX cleaning equipment are tools that can be operated safely in an explosive atmosphere. ATEX is an abbreviation for ‘Atmospheres Explosible’, which means a hazardous and potentially explosive atmosphere. The term encompasses both gaseous environments and surroundings filled with dust, such as flour mills, food processing plants, and factories. Industrial workplaces…
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04/11/2020 0
Explosive Atmosphere

Guest Blog – Dr Chris Cloney

As you may recall from earlier in the year, SpaceVac were delighted to be invited to be a part of the annual Dust Safety Science online conference earlier this year, discussing our high-level cleaning systems.  This week on the blog, we handed the keys over to the events organiser Dr Chris Cloney for a guest…
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04/06/2020 0
Industrial cleaning using Spacevac ATEX cleaning system

Cleaning Rules & Regulations In The Food Industry

From everyone here at SpaceVac, we hope you’re staying safe and adjusting to this new normal. Everyone is in a similar position at the moment where we can only go out for essential shopping. As well as exercise. This means that essential workers are receiving a lot of long-deserved recognition. One industry that is helping…
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30/04/2020 0

A Pioneer-ing New Product from SpaceVac

SpaceVac International are delighted to announce the release of a brand new system into our line of market leading high-level cleaning systems, with the launch of our new ATEX Pioneer system.


27/04/2020 0

The Importance of a Dust-Free Workplace

Dust is more than just a slight annoyance. While it can look unsightly in the home, in workplaces, it could be a source of harmful diseases. That’s because dust dispersed from various materials, such as stone and wood, can be breathed in and cause serious cell damage. High-level cleaning in all environments working in construction,…
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31/03/2020 0

Focus on Textiles: Case Study

To conclude this week of blogs spotlighting SpaceVac and its place in the Textiles and Laundry industries, we take a look at a great case study from this industrial laundry in Australia and the benefits the team onsite saw from the introduction of SpaceVac to their facility… Our range of cleaning systems proved to be…
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20/03/2020 0

Case Study: UCC Coffee

UCC Coffee are among the biggest coffee manufacturers in the world providing beans and products into some of the biggest chains and companies across the globe. The team at their large processing facility in the South of England recently engaged with our Specialist Cleaning Team to help with high-level cleaning onsite…


17/03/2020 0

SpaceVac vs Traditional Cleaning Methods

Last time out in our Focus on Textiles series, we looked at some of the risks that are created for workers in the textiles and laundries sector from a health perspective but there are also a number of other operational issues faced by cleaners and facilities managers onsite.


13/03/2020 0

Textiles: The Risks to Employee Health

As we discussed last week in our introduction to this weeks focus on Textiles and Laundries – there are many risks associated with working within these environments; not least to the health of the employees in these facilities.


06/03/2020 0

Introducing: Focus On Textiles

The textiles industry – from production to large scale laundries – present a range of challenges for cleaners and facilities managers. During the processes carried out in these facilities, dust and lint can disperse and settle both above and below the eye line. Unfortunately – out of sight might mean out of mind, it doesn’t…
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02/03/2020 0