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Wide-Mouth Polyethylene Terephthalate Containers
The ThermaSet line is based on a proprietary process developed by Liquid Container that substantially increases PET’s glass transition point. The end result is sustained thermal stability at 205°F and shrinkage of less than 1%. Another benefit of the proprietary process is that it yields an incremental improvement in barrier. Liquid Container also has additional barrier options to meet more challenging product performance objectives.
(630) 231-0850 • www.liquidcontainer.com
PetroOxy Oxidation Stability Tester
The compact PetroOxy features a small hermetically sealed test chamber in which a 5 ml sample is combined with oxygen at a pressure of 700 kPa (approx. 7 bar) and heated to a temperature of 140°C. These test conditions initiate a very fast aging process, which is measured by a pressure drop within the chamber.
(918) 459-7170 • www.petrolab.com
The OctoFrost Model 2/1 and 1/1 are ideal for freezing of pizza topping as they deliver a result where requirements on attractive appearance, product volume, complete separation, flexibility, food safety, space utilization, and profitability are met and exceeded. With a capacity of 500 to 1,100 kg/hour and 500 to 700 kg/hours, compact design, and limited space requirements they represent the ideal replacement for cryogenic freezers.
+46 70 747 01 • www.iqf.se
Four-Hole Patty Former
NuTec Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of food processing equipment, offers an operator friendly, completely hydraulic, multi-hole patty former. The NuTec 750 provides accurate weight control, minimum leakage, and rapid changeover in a state-of-the-art machine. The 750 vane pump feeds directly to the mold plate cavity, and with a useable mold width of 19”, the 750 can easily portion certain items at over 4,800 pounds per hour.
(815) 722-2800 • www.nutecmfg.com
Multipaq21 Data Logger
The new state-of-the-art six- or eight- channel logger is accurate, rugged, waterproof, and programmable. The Multipaq21TX logger transmits temperature data to the operator’s computer while traveling through the oven, perfect for setting up new processes or getting instant feedback. IP67 waterproof rating and operating temperature of up to 185°F allow you to send this multi-channel logger to places never before imagined—and cleaning it is a snap.
(800) 762-2478 • www.gardico.com
Flumequine Analysis for Food
The MaxSignal Flumequine Elisa Test Kit is designed to detect flumequine in fish, feed, honey, meat, tissue, serum, and urine samples. Flumequine is a first generation broad spectrum antibiotic which is used in veterinarian medicine for the treatment of enteric infections in domestic animals, poultry, and fish. The MaxSignal Flumequine Test Kit offers consistent, reproducible flumequine analysis in less than two hours, providing savings in both time and money when compared to other types of flumequine analysis techniques.
(512) 707-8993 • www.biooscientific.com
Advanced Nanofiber Filter Cartridges
Nano-Key filter cartridges provide the cutting edge in water and wastewater filtration by utilizing advanced nanofiber technology to filter both through electro-adhesion and mechanical processes. Nano-Key cartridges, which feature ceramic nanofibers on a micro-glass matrix, provide outstanding reduction of virus, bacteria, cysts, endotoxin, and many other submicron particles.
+46 70 747 01 • www.iqf.se
Optiquad Inline Protein Analysis Unit
The new Optiquad makes it possible to measure the protein content of milk and other milk products directly in the process line. It can be easily integrated into control loops as it continually determines the current protein content and provides that information to the control system. The unit features non-contact measurement of protein content in the process, extremely accurate measurement every second, up to four optical sensors in one device, including scatter, fluorescence, refraction and transmission, and up to 12 different wavelengths from ultraviolet to infrared.