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Food-grade greases

Chevron's FM and Texaco Cygnus, greases developed for the food processing and canning industries, are available in aluminum complex and calcium sulfonate formulations.
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Conveyor belt

Wire Belt's Compact Grid conveyor belt is designed to handle smaller, more delicate products, while providing a lighter-weight, lower-mass, open-mesh belt design that is suitable for high-speed cooling and drying operations.
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Case and pail palletizing

Columbia/Okura robotic palletizers handle both cases and pails without changing tooling. Equipped with a versatile end effector, the robot uses a flexible vacuum-grip system to adapt to a variety of pail and case sizes.
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Gear reducer

A unique lubrication concept makes the LP+/LPB+ Value Line series of gearheads reliable and maintenance free for life, says Alpha, the manufacturer.
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Rubber conveyor belting

From fresh foods to frozen, HBD/Thermoid offers PVC and rubber conveyor belting products including SaniWhite, Sani-Brite, Korowhite, Ridgetop, Griptop, Butyl-Hot & Cold, Teflon, PVC Nylock, Gripper and more.
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Purification unit

AirOcare says its air purification technology eliminates populations of Listeria on fruits and vegetables in storage facilities, processing and shipping containers.
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UV System

Aquionics says recent research comparing photoreactivation of E. coli DNA shows that the DNA underwent extensive repair following exposure to UV from low-pressure UV lamps.
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Variable frequency drives

Danfoss's higher power platform for VLT 5000 Series, VLT 4000 Series, VLT 6000 HVAC Series and VLT 8000 AQUA Series variable frequency drives replaces the three largest high-power units in the 380 to 500 VAC range in each series and adds an additional higher horsepower unit to the program.
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Stainless cylinder

Bimetalix's Thin Wall Stainless SSHE Cylinder is for food manufacturers requiring smaller wall thickness for improved heat transfer without a drop in internal pressure rating.
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Spiral belt accessories

A versatile plastic spiral belt for conveying a range of small products, the PR620SPS from KVP offers radius strength over 1.5 times greater than conventional spiral belts, even at narrower widths.
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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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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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