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Safe Corrosion Inhibitor for Food Can Protection

05-05-2016

For companies involved in the food and beverage industries, corrosion prevention is non-negotiable. Corroding equipment requires costly repairs and can contaminate the product it contains. Among other materials, aluminum, tin, copper, titanium, and mainly stainless steel are widely used in these industries. Processed foods contain diverse aqueous …

Crown Announces Appointment of Lecturer to Swansea University

05-05-2016

Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) (Crown) (www.crowncork.com), a leading supplier of metal packaging products worldwide, has announced the appointment of Dr. William Harrison to the College of Engineering at Swansea University (UK).  As part of its strategy to drive more innovation and sustainability in its products, Crown has appointed Dr. …

Arcwise® Launched for the Beverage Industry

05-05-2016

Beverage tray designed as a hockey rink. A lid will become the puck and the game is on!© SCA /INS. Together with Vasa Brewery, SCA has designed and launched a unique “hockey rink” tray for 50 cl beverage bottles. Arcwise® is the SCA-developed corrugated packaging concept with rounded shapes. Vasa Brewery is happy about the …

No Trans-Fat with Lean Label Emulsifiers at IFT

03-05-2016

The United States Food & Drug Administration has determined that partially hydrogenated oils, which contain trans fats, are not “generally recognized as safe”and have set a three-year limit for their removal from all processed foods effective from June 16 2015. As a consequence of this, food manufacturers are now struggling to …

Editor’s pickBeneo Media Update: Functional Fibres Daily? Check.

03-05-2016

Each year, the World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) celebrates World Digestive Health Day (WDHD) on 29th May. This year, WGO will be focusing on raising awareness of the relationship between what we eat and our gut health . Indeed, there is a significant connection between our daily diet and the health of our digestive system. In this …

Hanovia is Helping Al Rawabi Dairy in Dubai Keep its Milk Pure

03-05-2016

Hanovia’s PureLine UVEO disinfection system To ensure the purity of its product, Al Rawabi Dairy in Dubai – the UAE’s largest – is using PureLine UV disinfection technology from Hanovia to disinfect water used in the milk production process. The UV system ensures the process is free from harmful bacteria such as E. Coli …

Editor’s pickBulk Bag Weigh Batching System with Integral Tubular Cable Conveyor

29-04-2016

SINGAPORE— A new automated Bulk Bag Weigh Batching System from Flexicon meters ingredients into a FLEXI-DISC™ Tubular Cable Conveyor that transports batches of a specified weight to downstream processing equipment, dust-free. The BULK-OUT® BFC Series Bulk Bag Discharger features a cantilevered I-beam with electric hoist and …

FoldedColor Takes Home Silver Edison Award for Packaging Innovation

29-04-2016

FoldedColor Packaging is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Silver Edison Award for www.FoldedColor.com, its revolutionary web-to-carton solution for cost-effective, high-quality production of short-run folding carton orders. The award was presented last week during the Edison Awards Gala at The Capitale in New York. Several members of …