• MAKING PLASTICS SAFE TO USE IN FOOD PROCESSING

    MAKING PLASTICS SAFE TO USE IN FOOD PROCESSING

    From the time food is harvested up to the point where it reaches your house it touches a lot of plastic. Foods are processed on top of the plastic, carried in plastic lined containers as well as stored and reheated in plastic containers. In a factory, the plastic has to go through complicated processes as machines do everything from heat seal to blister pack and from bottling to canning, and the plastic has to stay strong. It is for this fact that this plastic should be safe for use in the food processing process.For manufacturers making plastic safe to use in food processing is vital. This is because without proper care food can get... Read More

  • Innovative Sanitation Effort to Improve Food Safety

    Innovative Sanitation Effort to Improve Food Safety

    Food safety is more important than ever considering that more people are buying ready to go food. Its primary purpose is to avoid contamination of food and also cross-contamination of food. Contaminated food can cause significant problems leaving a lot of people dead. In the previous years before technological interventions, the methods used to preserve foods were not standardized. This fact alone increased the risk of botulism hence increased global disease burden.As the world’s technological know-how is booming, the food industry is also in check and moving steadily. There have been great sanitary innovations which are practiced in the... Read More