Articles by Wayne Labs, Senior Technical Editor

Sanitary conveyors

December 5, 2012

Dorner’s AquaPruf SS sanitary conveyors handle varied food applications and are especially designed for fast and effective cleaning—from occasional wipe downs to frequent high-pressure washdowns.


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TECH FLASH

Special metal-detectable plastic tools for food processors

While plastic is fantastic, it’s not if it winds up in your salad or cake
November 28, 2012
The best way to detect plastic scraps in food is to include a metal powder within the plastic resin.
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TECH FLASH

FDA oversight on food imports should leverage other countries’ resources

GAO report suggests FDA use a comparability system like the USDA’s FSIS applies
November 28, 2012
Unless it gets help from other countries, enforcing FSMA’s import regulations will be a challenging and expensive task.
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TECH FLASH

What's in a label?

If it doesn't speak your brand, you've lost sales
November 28, 2012
Labeling should create a readily identifiable product image where the consumer says, "Yes!"
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Emulsifier/wet mill

Scales from lab formulation to production processing and features energy-optimized tooling
October 30, 2012
The Quadro HV is an inline emulsifier and wet mill in one unit, and offers precise process scaling from lab formulation to pilot and production processing.
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Tequila producer finds safe, efficient way to add dry ingredients

October 4, 2012
Twin flexible screw conveyors do the heavy lifting of ingredients to the top of mixing tanks.
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Remote monitoring

October 3, 2012
Haver’s Service Pad tablet-based system provides remote monitoring, maintenance and troubleshooting of Haver filling machines.
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3-A sanitary loader

October 3, 2012
K-Tron’s P-series Venturi loader conveys powders in sanitary food applications, and can be used for loading hoppers as well as loss-in-weight feeder refill applications.
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Dewatering/clarifying screener

October 3, 2012
Kason’s Vibroscreen dewatering-clarifying screener features an anti-blinding, spray-wash system for separating solid materials from liquids at high rates on a batch or continuous basis.
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