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Water-based silicone

A nonflammable, NSF H1-registered spray, CRC’s water-based silicone lubricates and protects in most metal to nonmetal applications, reducing galling and friction.
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Rotary position sensors

Macro Sensors’ RSE 1500 contactless, fractional-turn, DC-operated rotary position sensors provide an absolute output proportional to shaft rotation over a total range up to 120°.
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Interface module

Designed for use with the Laser Microgage 2D alignment system, Pinpoint Laser’s computer interface module consists of a USB and RS232c interface and Pinpoint Capture software.
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Pneumatic line housing

Industrial Magnetics’ pneumatic line housing incorporates a series of 1-in. diameter Nedox-coated 50MgOe Rare Earth tubes on staggered centers to ensure all material flowing through the housing makes repeated contact with the magnets to capture ferrous and weakly magnetic stainless contaminants.
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Traceability/temperature monitoring

A traceability solution with integrated temperature monitoring and Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) capabilities, PakSense’s Ultra T3 system allows shippers to track and trace products, monitor the cold chain and comply with COOL requirements.
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Metal detector

Designed for food and beverage applications, Thermo Scientific’s APEX 300 metal detector handles fast-moving, gravity fed or piped products.

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Photoelectric sensor

Providing high optical performance in a compact metal housing, ifm’s OG-Cube photoelectric sensor offers reliable position detection in industrial applications such as conveying, packaging and material handling.

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High-frequency metal detector

Utilizing a single high-frequency, crystal-controlled oscillator, Lock’s MET30+Universal hf metal detector includes digital filtering software that allows the inspection of a variety of food products at a frequency of 875Khz and eliminates the need to reconfigure settings for each product.
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X-ray inspection

Safeline’s PowerChekPlus X-ray inspection system provides contaminant detection and quality assurance for bulk and packaged products.
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Airflow sensor

A bi-directional digital unit for use with air or nitrogen gas, Panasonic Electric’s SUNX FM-200 digital airflow sensor offers detection and high-speed response.

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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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2015 January

In this January 2015 issue of Food Engineering, we explore how robotics can play a role in pick-and-place, packaging, case packing and palletizing processes, and know where to implement robotic automation.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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