Technical Articles

New Pig Corporation has published these technical articles:

(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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In this Pig Paper, you'll learn why slips, trips and falls happen and the steps you can take to world-class floor safety and keeping workers safe....
(Chemicals and Raw Materials)
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Confused and bewildered about federal secondary containment regulations? Trust us, we know how mind-numbing this stuff can be. So we broke it down for you into the five main things to consider under...
(Industrial Cleaning and Surface Preparation)
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Power washing (or pressure washing) vehicles, outdoor equipment and buildings can be very satisfying for appearance and important for maintenance. Maximize overall positive outcomes by following...
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Not many of us think about viscosity, but we know it when we experience it. Viscosity affects the thickness of our favorite ketchup, the creaminess of the peanut butter on our toast and how easily we...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Long John Silver's is all about making their customers happy, and at 14 franchise outlets in Central Pennsylvania, they work hard every day to dish up an enjoyable customer experience along with their...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Gas turbine engines may not be something we think about, but they touch our lives every day powering aircraft, trains, ships and electrical generators. These engines - built by industrial giants...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Oregon State Credit Union is in business for one reason: to serve their membership. Unlike banks, credit unions are not-for-profit financial institutions that are directly accountable to their...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Over 1 million people each year make emergency room visits following slip-and-fall accidents. The grocery industry, filled with busy shoppers and possibly busier employees, is well-acquainted with...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Spill response, containment and cleanup can be smooth processes with a comprehensive plan, the right products and well-trained employees. That's just one part of the equation, though....
(Material Handling Equipment)
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You probably know that you need DOT packaging or some kind of special container to ship dangerous goods. You may even know that these special containers require a UN rating. But do you know what UN...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Over 50% of slip, trip and fall incidents are caused by problems with the walking surface, according to the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI). Sometimes, a floor is inherently slippery unless it...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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The deep, dark secrets your laundry service is sweeping under the rental rug....
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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It's easy to blame winter injuries on cold weather, snow or ice. But blame won't take away the employee's pain, lost work time or workers' compensation costs associated with an incident....
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Every facility generates waste. Some of those wastes may be hazardous and need to be managed properly to prevent harm to people and the environment....
(Weather Sensing)
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The greatest expense for companies after a natural disaster is the disruption of operations while attempting to salvage, reboot and replace equipment, typically with limited employee support as they...
(Environmental Equipment)
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Nobody wants to harm the environment, let alone get popped with a violation. That's why New Pig develops practical solutions to protect your storm drains. Our team of stormwater experts has visited...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Sometimes, wet floors aren’t caused by overspray, overfills or spills. When the problem is a leaky roof or condensation from overhead piping, those constant drips are more than just an...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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Tanks, drums, cans and bottles are designed to keep liquids contained. But when one of those shells fails, the mess can be anything from a minor nuisance to a major disaster. Secondary containment...
(Storage and Containers)
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The SPCC rule requires facility owners or operators with more than 1,320 gallons of above-ground oil storage capacity or 42,000 gallons of underground oil storage capacity to have a written plan that...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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If you don’t have secondary containment, you need spill containment. If you do have secondary containment, you still need spill containment. Read on to understand the role of each type of...
(Storage and Containers)
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Many plants use steel drums in their processes. The way they are used is as varied as the thousands of types of manufacturing plants they are found in. Some of the most common uses are bulk...
(Storage and Containers)
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Many plants use steel drums in their processes. The way they are used is as varied as the thousands of types of manufacturing plants they are found in. Some of the most common uses are bulk...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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For years, businesses have viewed payouts from slip, trip and fall claims as an inevitable cost of doing business. The 2018 Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety Index bears this out, reporting that falls...
(Safety and Personal Protective Equipment)
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New Pig, the world's authority on leaks, drips and spills, conducted a survey of professionals involved in floor safety across multiple industries to get a detailed look at organizations' level of...
(Industrial Cleaning and Surface Preparation)
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Leaks, drips, splashes and overspray from machinery, tools and equipment are everyday nuisances that almost everyone has to deal with. They can eat into valuable production time for cleanup, and can...
(Specialized Industrial Products)
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Chemical spill catastrophes make headline news, but there are thousands of smaller spills from drums, IBC totes, tanks, hoses and all sorts of machinery that result in violations and "smaller,"...