One of the most common causes of allergen recalls is the use of the wrong package or wrong label on a container. It is imperative that food processors make sure that the correct label is placed on each and every product, especially for foods with allergens.
The FDA has issued a second letter to papaya growers, harvesters, packers, distributors, exporters, importers and retailers outlining a series of steps to help prevent recurring outbreaks of Salmonella linked to papayas.
Diageo is introducing a bottle for Johnnie Walker scotch made of 100% paper from sustainably sourced wood, part of the company’s sustainability commitments. The spirits giant, with brands including Smirnoff and Guinness, is part of a consortium with global consumer goods companies, including PepsiCo and Unilever, which will introduce paper bottles for their own brands later this year
Two peanut butter brands are adding squeeze pouches to their product lineups, using flexible packaging to appeal to people who don't like getting the spread on their hand when they scrape the last bits out of the jar.
MADISAN 75 (EPA #10324-81-110), a 4-chain quaternary surface sanitizer, disinfectant, mildewstat and virucide for hard, nonporous and inanimate surfaces, appears on EPA List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2.
Model 19 packer is designed to reduce required labor and to eliminate the liability associated with the repetitive motion of hand packing, while providing smooth and gentle product handling to maintain package integrity.
Motor and drive combinations are power-matched for 480V high-overload operation through a 20 hp range, with I2T protection from thermal damage provided as a standard in both the motor and the drive components.
Self-lubricating plastic bushings or thermoplastic plain bearings have the same dimensions as bronze bushings; are resistant to dust, dirt, water and chemicals; have a high load capacity; and are maintenance free.
The ERT 250 conveyor has received certification for use in ISO Standard 14644-1 Class 4 rated cleanrooms, making it suitable for cleanroom environments requiring a pallet handling conveyor capable of zoning for accumulation and automation assembly applications.
The PTF series automatic open-mouth bagger for dosing of powders can avoid product free falling as the vertical auger automatically fills the bag from bottom to top, keeping dust emissions to a minimum.
Used in food, dairy and other sanitary applications to collect dust and reclaim product, this explosion protection is designed to comply with NFPA 61 explosion suppression and isolation with a rotary airlock dust outlet.