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Food Processing & Preparation - (Green & Clean)

Mushroom Containers

Danville, QC J0A1B0

Sep 23, 2014 Available to mushroom growers and packers, Ultratill™ low-density PETE (LDPETE) containers are compatible with standard wrapping equipment and manufactured with 80% recycled post-consumer material. Square and rectangular designs help optimize shelf space utilization, while standard and custom colors can complement specific branding. While 5.52 x 4.896 x 2.3 in. and 5.526 x 7.526 x 1.45 in. sizes offer 8 oz volume, 5.526 x 7.526 x 2.215 in. size offers 16 oz volume.

Straight Oils

QualiChem Inc.
Salem, VA 24153

Sep 12, 2014 Derived from carefully selected vegetable base stocks, and augmented to provide optimized viscosity, lubricity, and oxidative stability, EQO-MAX Series is developed for severe cutting and grinding on stainless steels, titanium, and other exotic alloys in demanding industrial sectors like aerospace parts and medical devices. Oils totally eliminate foaming when running in high-pressure coolant delivery systems at 1,000 psi or higher.

Clear PET Food Containers use recycled post-consumer content.

Clear PET Food Containers

Placon Corporation
Madison, WI 53719

Jul 02, 2014 Designed to highlight and market fresh food, Crystal Seal reFresh thermoformed, FDA food-grade, 100% recyclable, plastic containers comes in 8 sizes and shapes that can be used in various configurations. All styles are leak resistant, offer unobstructed view of product, and feature tamper-evident hinge and tight seals. Tabs facilitate opening/closing by consumers, and design maximizes structural integrity with minimal ribbing.

Food Service Board features lightweight, sustainable design.

Food Service Board

Metsa Group
ESPOO   Finland

Jun 12, 2014 Safe for food contact, Carta Dedica is suited for cups, plates, trays, clamshells, collars, and lids as well as general food packaging applications. Board is available in 2 versions, one with clay coating for optimal print results and uncoated version that provides more natural appearance. Made from fresh renewable forest fibers, board can be recycled and is hard-sized to prevent edge penetration, allowing it to retain strength when in contact with liquids, moist foods, or condensation.

Biodegradable Molding Material

Ahlstrom Corporation
Bishopville, SC 29010

Feb 28, 2014 Safe to freeze and offering heat resistance up to 428°F, Ahlstrom NatureMold™ provides environmentally friendly alternative to molds and trays made from plastic or aluminum for use in range of food applications. Properties facilitate release while promoting wet strength and grease resistance. Produced from renewable resources with FSC™-certified pulp, material also aids branding and differentiation via watermarking or dying options enabled via various hot food contact-approved colors.

Pop-Up Interfolded Deli/Bakery Sheets

Kilgore, TX 75662

Jun 14, 2013 Produced using 100% PCR (post-consumer recycled plastic), Envirosheets™ offer alternative to wax or paper sheets and provide way for supermarkets, delis, bakeries, and convenience stores to meet sustainability goals. Each bakery/deli interfolded sheet, 100% made from recycled milk jugs, meets FDA guidelines for direct food contact. Along with interfolded design that facilitates grabbing, microwavable products provide moisture barrier.

Flexible Packaging Paper

Ahlstrom Corporation
Bishopville, SC 29010

Mar 01, 2013 Available in Next Generation version, free of Perfluorooctanoic acid, Coralpack Packaging Paper spans from 32–200 g/m² while offering printability, laminating, extrusion, and crimping characteristics. Environmentally friendly product is designed for direct wrapping and packing of numerous grease-containing food products, such as biscuits, pastries, coffee beans, pizza, microwave popcorn, butter, and margarine.

Multi-Compartment Bowls are made from 100% recycled plastic.

Multi-Compartment Bowls

Placon Corporation
Madison, WI 53719

Nov 12, 2012 Containing up to 100%, food-safe, post-consumer recycled materials, crush-resistant Fresh ‘n Clear products include black or clear PET 32 oz bowl with 3 compartments and center cup as well as 48 oz container with 4 compartments and center cup. Dip cup area fits 4 oz portion cups, and bowls offer secure, leak-resistant 360 degree seals with lid and base tabs offset from corners to facilitate opening. Available lid designs – flat, flat with wave design, or domed – can be custom-embossed.

Thermoformed Containers

Northamptonshire NN17 5JX  United Kingdom

Sep 24, 2012 Available in PS, PP, or PP/EVOH/PP, Eco&Pack Containers are suited for dairy products such as cream, as well as products needing barrier properties such as baby food, pet food, and clinical nutrition. Pots are available in diameters of 95, 115, and 146 mm and can be decorated via high definition offset printing or adhesive labeling. Because containers can be packed in cardboard boxes on hygienic plastic pallets, storage space is maximized and manual handling is minimized.

Biodegradable Grease serves in extreme temperatures.

Biodegradable Grease

Huskey Specialty Lubricants
Norco, CA 92860

Jul 03, 2012 Combining USA-grown natural seed oils, PTFE, and synthetic shear stable thickening system with anti-oxidants, extreme pressure, anti-wear, and anti-corrosion additives, HUSKEY ECO-LUBE EP 2 GREASE provides protection against friction, wear, and corrosion. Multi-service product is suitable for extreme temperature conditions from -20 to 500°F. It is also NSF/USDA H-1 Registered and KOSHER approved for use in all areas where incidental food or potable water contact may occur.

Tray/Absorbent Combination

Hartsville, SC 29550

Jun 25, 2012 UltraFreshSystem(TM) consists of custom-designed, thermoformed Sonoco tray and Paper Pak Industries' UltraZapXtendaPak food safety pad. While latter absorbs excess moisture inside package and emits steady stream of CO2 to reduce growth of microorganisms, tray includes insert to channel liquid away from the product. Composite surface of tray also accelerates sealing at lower temperatures, minimizing risk of cross contamination and operator liability.

Recyclable Deli Containers feature tamper-evident lids.

Recyclable Deli Containers

Placon Corporation
Madison, WI 53719

Jun 22, 2012 Made from 100% EcoStar recycled PETE, Evolutions(TM) Deli Containers are clear and leak resistant, making them suitable for pasta salads, fruit, vegetables, nuts, and candy. To open Evolutions container, tab at corner of lid must be bent upward. Once tab is in open position it remains upright, alerting customers that container's seal has been compromised. Offered in 8-32 oz sizes, containers are available with recessed, inside fit lid or as film sealed units with over cap lid.

Biodegradable Oil withstands extreme temperatures.

Biodegradable Oil

Huskey Specialty Lubricants
Norco, CA 92860

Jun 22, 2012 Designed for extended service under extremely high and low temperatures from -20 to 520°F, HUSKEY BIOBASE EP LUBE is suitable for chains, slides, fans, cables, nuts, bolts, and air tools. Multi-purpose, vegetable oil-based lubricant is NSF H-1 Registered and KOSHER approved, making it applicable in bottling, canning, dairy, and all food processing machinery. Product is available 16 fl oz aerosol cans, 1 gal jugs, 5 gal pails, 15 gal kegs, and 55 gal drums.

Food Packaging Film

Safetek International, Inc.
Brooklyn, NY 11219

May 14, 2012 Intended for meat, poultry, produce, and frozen foods, Safetek Professional Food Service Film is based on polyethylene material that disintegrates in given time period and, when annihilated, burns to hydrogen and carbon with no residual polluting side effects. Cling film is 100% non-toxic, 100% recyclable, and conforms to food contact regulations.

Stand Up Pouches

Star Packaging Corp.
Atlanta, GA 30349

Jan 19, 2012 Suitable for virtually any flexible packaging application, 100% polyethylene TerraFLEX RP Pouches feature moisture barriers and can incorporate oxygen barrier to further protect content quality and freshness without affecting film clearness or compromising recycling stream. Pouches are available in matte and gloss finishes and can accommodate up to 10-color printing to maximize product's shelf-impact. Applications range from food and beverage to lawn care products.

Water-Based Barrier Coating

Cincinnati, OH 45236

Oct 04, 2011 Using advanced raw materials, Michem Coat 40Y is water, oil, and grease resistant with optimized release properties. Product is also hot melt and coldset gluable, and completely repulpable and recyclable. Compliant with FDA standards, Michem Coat 40Y is suited for food contact with items such as produce and other perishables, as well as general industrial and retail applications. Product can be applied smoothly on rod, blade, or roll coaters, either inline or offline.

Pasteurization Systems utilize radio frequency heating.

Pasteurization Systems

Radio Frequency Co., Inc.
Millis, MA 02054

Feb 01, 2011 As alternative to noxious gases, radiation, or carbon producing thermal techniques, Macrowave(TM) Ultra-Series Pasteurization Systems apply high frequency electric field to bulk and bagged food products to control pathogens. Material to be treated is conveyed through high frequency electrode array where alternating electrical energy causes material to heat rapidly and uniformly throughout product thickness. Technology is instant-on, instant-off, using energy only during treatment process.

Recyclable CPET Trays

Curwood, Inc.
Oshkosh, WI 54903

Nov 09, 2010 Encompass(TM) Lite 1(TM) CPET trays provide processors of microwavable, ovenable, and ready-to-eat foods with sustainable packaging choice. Recyclable as No. 1 where infrastructure exists, trays exhibit toughness at temperatures down to -40°F and dimensional stability at temperatures to +400°F. Trays are impact-modified to prevent breakage at low temperatures and FDA-approved for high-temperature use as well as bake-in applications. Inherent oxygen barrier protects freshness and flavor.

Water-Based Anti-Fog Coating

Aqua Based Technologies, a division of ADM Tronics, Inc.
Northvale, NJ 07647

Jul 16, 2010 Formulated from FDA approved ingredients for direct food contact, AquaCote(TM) Anti-Fog 7000 is repulpable, biodegradable, and has high OGR (oil and grease resistance). Coating contains zero VOC's and no ozone depleting ingredients and offers heat seal properties. Product can be used for coating food wrappers, covers, trays and containers for frozen food packaging, ice cream boxes, and packaging related to fresh foods, dairy, meats, and cheeses.

Oil Resistant Paper Coating has no ozone depleting ingredients.

Oil Resistant Paper Coating

Aqua Based Technologies, a division of ADM Tronics, Inc.
Northvale, NJ 07647

Feb 09, 2010 Formulated from FDA approved ingredients for direct food contact, high OGR (oil and grease resistant) Aqualene® 5001 contains zero VOCs and is designed for paper converting and packaging industry. Water-based coating is repulpable, biodegradable, and environmentally safe. Product can be used for coating microwave popcorn bags, food wrappers, paper cups, ice cream boxes, or any food packaging product which requires high OGR properties.

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 Latest Food Processing & Preparation Products in the News

Rexam  - September 15, 2014
Rexam and Alcon Group Present New Range of Can Designs Featuring Spider-Man

Accurate Box Company Inc.  - August 29, 2014
Strong and Sharp

Crown Holdings, Inc  - August 27, 2014
Crown Highlights Commitment to Turkish Market at Eurasia 2014

Hatco Corp.  - August 26, 2014
Make Your Buffet Station Flexible Using Portable Modular Heated Black Glass Shelves

Bosch Packaging Technology NA  - August 26, 2014
Bosch Showcases Secondary Packaging Solutions

Amcor Rigid Plastics-North America  - August 18, 2014
Andrew Peller Expands skinnygrape Wine Brand to 330ml PET Bottles for New Spritzers

RPC Containers Ltd  - August 14, 2014
New Look to Borde's Range of Fruits in Syrup

Crown Holdings, Inc  - August 14, 2014
Upgrading a Classic: French Market and Crown Usher in a New Generation of Coffee Packaging

Environmental Lubricants Manufacturing, Inc.  - July 30, 2014
ELM Inc Earns USDA Certified Biobased Product Label

Eldon James Corp.  - July 1, 2014
EJ Beverage Helps Homebrewers Serve Beer the Way the Brewer Intended

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