Articles by Wayne Labs, Senior Technical Editor

Bin activator

October 3, 2012
Spiroflow Systems’ adjustable bin activator controls the discharge of powders and granules.
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Rotary feeders

October 3, 2012
ACS Valves’ Aero-Flow Series rotary feeders for food and bakery processing applications provide an air-assisted material introduction to pneumatic conveying systems.
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Storage systems

October 3, 2012
NBE bulk material storage systems function as process-critical elements in integrated bulk material processing or packaging operations.
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Magnetic separators

October 3, 2012
Eriez Magnetic Hump magnetic separators remove tramp iron contamination from gravity or pneumatically fed dry, free-flowing products such as feed, grain and food stuffs.
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Trust, but verify

You can never be too cautious when you buy ingredients from around the world.
September 10, 2012
Whether it’s your suppliers or process, analytical instrumentation can confirm the quality of your ingredients and assure your process is efficient, safe and under control.
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Tech Update: Preventing dust explosions

September 10, 2012
While understanding the physics of dust explosions can require college math, using the old eyeballs and some simple cleaning tools can go a long way in preventing a catastrophe.
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Sieving systems speed tea production

August 6, 2012

Two new sieves, part of bag-tipping stations, double screening capacity and make it easy to change and clean screens.


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TECH FLASH

Tools to help avoid a disastrous outbreak and recall

June 26, 2012
GFSI-based tools can help if they’re used correctly, but it comes down to how well a processor internally manages its food safety efforts.
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35th Annual Plant Construction Survey: Processors Prepare for Future Initiatives

June 8, 2012

Processors are making do with existing facilities, reducing energy and other resources while preparing for FSMA-related inspections.


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No coffee break for this conveyor

June 8, 2012

Processor finally replaces conveyor’s wire rope which had performed flawlessly for 14 years—twice its expected lifetime.


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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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