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  • C & C Corp.

  • Validation in Food Processing

    January 10, 2017

    The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) continues to challenge food processors to seek new ways to address food safety. One of its rules -- Preventive Controls for Human Food --- is making the reduction of pathogen risk via preventative controls a top priority.      A prevention...

  • Agitated Vacuum Dryer

    January 9, 2017

    The Condry agitated vacuum dryer has been developed to process a wide variety of materials and is particularly suited for the drying of materials with fragile crystal structure or are heat sensitive. The Condry is designed with a conical bottom section to provide superior discharging of the...

  • Mixer-Dryer-Reactor System Speeds Production, Improves Quality

    December 20, 2016

    In addition to mixing systems, many companies use, dryer and/or reactor systems for their bulk powder processing applications. Dryer/reactors are ideal for mixing solids to solids, liquid to solids, or even solids to liquids in a wide variety of industries, including food and beverage,...

  • Drying System Thermal Efficiency

    December 15, 2016

    In today’s energy-conscious world, drying operations will certainly be reviewed to determine how thermally-effective they are. One common measure of thermal efficiency is to express the dryer’s energy usage in terms the energy required to evaporate one pound of moisture from the bulk...

  • Carman Industries Introduces Vibratory Fluid Bed Dryer

    December 13, 2016

    Carman Industries introduces a vibratory fluid bed dryer with a distributed drive system allowing for a long material bed to provide extended retention times. In addition, the drive system features a long stroke, ideal for materials that do not otherwise easily fluidize. Thermally efficient...

  • Fonterra Cuts Ribbon on New Milk Powder Plant in NZ

    December 7, 2016

    Global milk producer Fonterra recently inaugurated a new facility in Litchfield, New Zealand that includes a milk powder processing plant, services, wastewater plant and distribution center, the provider of the site’s processing technology, German international technology group GEA, announced...

  • AEC

  • Bühler Aeroglide Appoints Branson Director of Product Management

    November 17, 2016

    Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and technology for food, feed, and industrial materials, has appointed Paul Branson director of product management. In this role, Branson will keep Bühler Aeroglide’s product portfolio competitive with an emphasis...

  • Micro Mist Spray Dryer

    November 4, 2016

    Fujisaki Electric has released the MDL-015(C)M-H high-temperature MMSD laboratory spray dryer. Features include: Hot air temperature can be increased up to 1112°F; evaporation speed is up to 2.2 lb/hr, exit temperature is 572°F). Single micron order - spherical powder can be...