Versaperm has launched a new carbon dioxide permeability meter, which can detect levels of the gas to an accuracy in the parts per million range.
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American Dryer has developed its eXtremeAir Cold Plasma Clean technology that is "prove to actively kill germs" in 99.6% of cases.
Loma Systems has launched its new X5c x-ray contaminant inspection machine, which it claimed would satisfy demand for a cost effective, functional model.
EFSA has ruled that erythritol levels up to 1.6% in non-alcoholic beverages "would not raise concerns for laxation", extending a previous finding that applied only to food.
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- Newly launched Food Quality Alliance offers 'essential services' to members
- New tubing could 'cut production costs and improve hygiene standards'
- Tetra Pak promotes best practice for cleaning in place
- EFSA unveils two-year priorities
- Linde Gases launches 'unique' in-production packaging defect detector
- Government food fraud unit 'encouraging' – diagnostics kit manufacturer
- New UV germicidal tube units provide rapid disinfection for food processors
- Food X-ray manufacturer launches power-efficient model
- Greencore saves £30,000 on gas bills with new Spirax system
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