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HOW TO SIDESTEP THE ALLERGEN MINEFIELD IN DAIRY PROCESSING

Dairy processors must be attentive and ardent in their allergen-control initiatives if they are to safeguard consumers and their operations.

April 1, 2022 by Richard Mitchell

Protecting dairy consumers with food allergies from potentially deadly allergens, and merchandisers from the product recalls and damages to reputations that can occur from incidents, can be a tricky proposition. Dairy processors must have stringent safeguards in place, as well as the discipline to follow strict operating procedures if they are to minimize risks to the large base of susceptible individuals.

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GRAVITY METAL DETECTORS ADD TIGHTER FOOD SECURITY LAYER

Gravity metal detectors are used to inspect flour, rice, cereal, sugar, powder, and grain production lines.

May 27, 2022 by Powder & Bulk Solids Staff

A critical part of most food production processes, inspecting and removing metal contaminants in upstream free-falling dry product applications, Fortress Technology has added several recent enhancements to its robust stealth gravity metal detector. All enhancements were designed to advance productivity, enhance safety and maintain HACCP compliance in the busiest of food processing plants.

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Food Safety First Episode 7: Reject Device Pro’s and Pitfalls

What makes an effective reject device in metal detection? Listen to our latest podcast where Steve Gidman, President of Fortress Technology explains what a reject device is, how to determine the optimal reject device for an application, and which mistakes to avoid to ensure accurate rejection and food safety.