Food and Beverage

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    Pentair’s IoT solution enables brewers to boost performance


    Specialist food and beverage equipment manufacturer Pentair has introduced its internet of things (IoT) service solution for beer membrane filtration (BMF) systems, to help breweries achieve great-tasting, high quality beer while reducing energy and water consumption.

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    Air Products to construct two ASUs for Eastman’s coal gasification facility


    Air Products will build, own and operate two air separation units (ASUs) to provide oxygen (O 2 ) and nitrogen (N 2 ) to Eastman’s facility in Kingsport, Tennessee under new long-term agreements.


    SIAD MI to showcase at Gulfood Manufacturing


    SIAD Macchine Impianti (SIAD MI) will present its latest innovations at the largest trade show for the food and beverage industry in the Middle East next week.

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    OMEGA AIR installs N2 generator for coffee packing applications


    Slovenia-based OMEGA AIR, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of filters and compressed air equipment, recently completed the installation of a custom nitrogen (N 2 ) generator for a client in the coffee packing business.

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    What is headspace gas analysis?


    The chances are at some point today you have used products enhanced by modified atmosphere packaging (MAP). It could have been the coffee used to make your morning latte, the sandwich or salad bought from the supermarket for lunch, or maybe the chicken breasts you cooked for dinner last night. ...

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    Advances in refrigerant detection


    There are many reasons for facilities to install refrigerant detectors to monitor for leaks in their refrigeration systems. These can vary significantly depending on the application in question, writes Bacharach’s Tom Burniston.

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    In focus...MAP analyser technologies


    The normal gaseous composition of air is nitrogen (78.08% - volume per volume), oxygen (20.96%) and carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) (0.03%), together with variable concentrations of water vapour and traces of inert or noble gases.

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    Emerson releases new leak detection system


    In response to industry demand for increased quality in food and beverages at every level, Emerson has introduced a new food and beverage leak detection system.

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    Data: the big trend in MAP


    Modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) is defined as ‘the packaging of a perishable product in an atmosphere which has been modified so that its composition is other than that of air’ (Hintlian and Hotchkiss, 1986).

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    Edinburgh Sensors gas monitors for CO2-sensing for livestock stunning and slaughter


    Edinburgh Sensors, with its line of real-time gas monitors, has several options for devices well-suited for CO 2 -sensing for livestock stunning and slaughter including meat, pig and poultry processing.