Articles Tagged with ''inspection''

Lack of HACCP plan leads to FSIS recall of pork products

Ready-to-eat bacon and ham products received the mark of inspection without HACCP plans for their production.
By Shane O'Halloran
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Ready-to-eat bacon and ham products received the mark of inspection without HACCP plans for their production.
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Vilsack confirms furlough of meat inspectors

Automatic budget cuts made the move unavoidable.
By Shane O'Halloran
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Automatic budget cuts made the move unavoidable.
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Packaging

Seriously committed

An infant formula manufacturer makes a big commitment to its new container with a highly automated and state-of-the-art packaging line.
By Kevin T. Higgins, Senior Editor
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Most manufacturers are involved with packages. Perrigo Nutritionals, on the other hand, is firmly committed to its new infant formula container.


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Optical sorter

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The Mogensen Msort optical sorter has a capacity range for spherical material from the size of a pin to the size of a soccer ball; products with a grain size of 1mm can be optically sorted at a feed rate of 10 tons/hr. 


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Hollow-shaft encoder

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Engineered for motor and drive control in harsh environments, the Baumer HS35S Sin/Cos hollow-shaft encoder has an optical scanning system that delivers Sin/Cos 1 V P-P output for exact positioning systems with absolute accuracy to 60 arc seconds.


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Sequester could cause billions of dollars in losses for meat producers

USDA could be forced to furlough workers.
By Shane O'Halloran
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USDA could be forced to furlough workers.
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AMI reminds federal government of meat and poultry inspection obligation

A sequester and furlough would mean significant lost profits.
By Shane O'Halloran
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A sequester and furlough would mean significant lost profits.
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Camera/laser sorter

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A 1000mm wide machine that inspects products in free fall, the BEST OPUS NIR camera/laser sorter recognizes different types of products and uses hyperspectral imaging to identify a unique fingerprint for each type.


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Inline scanning system

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The JBT FoodTech DSI J-Scan inline product scanning system sends corrective feedback upstream from the inspection process to DSI portioning or slicing systems.


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GFSI seeks input on Global Red Meat Standard

Stakeholders are asked to respond by November 23
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Public comments are open until November 23, 2012.
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The September 2014 issue of Food Engineering explores how lean manufacturing, quality improvements and increased automation helps processors meet rapidly changing demands. Also, read how robotics, advanced machine controls, software and OEE are just a few of the tools that can boost productivity on packaging lines.

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