Food safety has assumed a prominent role in the recent years. Whether you are a producer, processor or trader, no one can any longer afford to bring unsafe food onto the market or to exceed admissible limit values. More and more producers have therefore opted to use the continuous FoodSafety-IRD.
Food in bulk form such as nuts, seeds, spices, tea, herbs, leaves, dried vegetables, grain, cereals, dried mushrooms and cut, chopped and powered food can be treated by means of infrared light in such a way that the microbiological load is drastically reduced.
Validated 5-log reduction. Destruction of pathogens, such as salmonella. Safe reduction of TPC, yeast, mold, E. coli, coliform,… The reliable kill step has been verified in more than 8,000 individual analyses, which have been carried out by accredited labs.
Color, taste, volatile oils, odor as well as valuable substances and vitamins are protected.
No gases, chemicals or additives used.
Products are continuously mixed. Every particle receives the same treatment in duration and temperature.
Fast heating of the product ensures short dwell-time.
No condensate forms on the product, which could damage its sensory properties.
During the sterilization and pasteurization process, the destruction of insects, larvae and eggs is ensured.