Category: ATEX Resources

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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
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ATEX Safety Standards: Breakdown of ATEX

What is an Explosive Atmosphere? Explosions are a serious subject and could result in injury or even death. This is true of anywhere, including within a workspace. Furthermore, they have the potential to cause a company or organisation affected, a massive cost due to damage. For this reason, there are regulations in place helping to…
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27/11/2019 0
Explosive Atmosphere

Our ATEX Origin Story

As many people already know, the roots of SpaceVac can be traced back to the first product we released onto the market – our gutter cleaning system. A revolutionary development at the time, the system quickly became popular across the UK and further afield internationally. As the popularity of the product grew however – we…
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26/11/2019 0

The 2019 ATEX Range from SpaceVac

Our patented ATEX Cleaning System is a revolution in high-level cleaning; bringing our award winning technology into specialist explosve atmospheres worldwide… As anyone cleaning within the sector already knows – ATEX and other explosive-certified areas present a unique challenge for cleaners. In developing our patented ATEX cleaning system SpaceVac has sought to address these challenges…
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23/09/2019 0

Atex & SpaceVac’s Safety Locking Mechanism

The importance of a method to secure the poles and accessories together and prevent separation is paramount for more reasons than you might think! SpaceVac Technical Manager Andy Collar explains why… As well as the danger of injury from falling objects, the inconvenience of having parts of the system literally ‘falling apart’ is going to…
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18/09/2019 0