The Co-op in the UK is using its loaf with the announcement that it is launching 100% degradable plastic bread wrappers.
The importance of handwashing in preventing the spread of infection is well documented particularly in the healthcare sector, but there is also a growing awareness of its relevance to food handlers
Recent developments in metal detection technology have made this quality-control process an increasingly important safeguard against contaminant food scares
The CFS Ground Meat Portioning System quickly and efficiently handles all steps in the processing of ground meat enabling central processing and packaging of ground meat, while allowing flexibility in making choices about granulation, structure, fat/lean product characteristics and all other steps up to the finished product.
Autojet Technologies, a division of Spraying Systems Co, has introduced an upgradeable tank cleaning system that is precisely controlled to ensure maximum cleaning efficiency. The four basic components in the AutoJet Tank Cleaning System are: a Spraying Systems Co tank washer or tank cleaning nozzle, a control panel containing an AutoJet Spray Controller, a specially selected pump and an engineered process control package. The system is field upgradable to add both chemical injection and liquid recirculation features to automatically maintain consistent tank cleaning results.
The Scorpion range of IEC metric stainless steel electric motors that are totally hose-proof and dust-proof (IP66) has been released. The motors can be quickly and easily cleaned and are not damaged by caustic cleaning solutions.
The Rauchergold range of wood chips is specially prepared for food smoking. The range includes beech, oak, and fir species. Beech wood chips are used extensively throughout Europe for traditional smoked smallgoods. Fir is used for Black Forest style products and oak is preferred by fish smokers.
WineTech 2005, the national wine industry suppliers' trade show, will again be held within the heartland of the Australian wine producing industry, Adelaide, in July next year.