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CO2: UK government in talks to resume supply of CO2


The UK government is working with CF Fertilisers (CFF) to get its two fertiliser plants running again this week in an attempt to ease concerns over carbon dioxide (CO2) shortages in the Britain.

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Ten injured in explosion at Dippin’ Dots facility


Ten people were injured on Wednesday (21 June) after an explosion during a delivery of liquid nitrogen at a Dippin’ Dots facility in Paducah, Kentucky, according to media reports.


AMETEK MOCON launches leak detection instrumentation for MAP packaging


Permeation analyser manufacturer AMETEK MOCON has launched a new visual bubble leak detection system to locate leaks in all types of flexible, semi-rigid, and rigid packages in the food industry.

CO2 Concept

Chart completes minority investment in Earthly Labs; inks MoU


Earthly Labs wants to capture as much as 20 times the CO2 from large craft breweries, meet the CO2 conversion needs of wineries, distilleries and cannabis, and accelerate the availability of its offerings in the Canadian market immediately.


Pentair strengthens its food and beverage focus in Asia


Water treatment and sustainable solutions specialist Pentair has said it is strengthening its focus and commitment to delivering smart and sustainable solutions for the food and beverage industry in Asia.

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BCGA Virtual Conference: Lord Callanan thanks the ‘thriving’ compressed gas industry


Speaking at the British Compressed Gas Association’s (BCGA’s) Virtual Conference today (23rd April), Lord Callanan thanked the industrial gas sector for the essential role it has played over the past year throughout the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Frozen Food

Air Products unveils new cryogenic freezing technology


Air Products has unveiled new cryogenic freezing technology that allows operators to reduce the amount of liquid nitrogen used as a coolant, while increasing food product throughput and giving greater control over the freezing process.