Posts Tagged ‘Processing Food’

Scandinavian Exhibitions with Tekemas

Bunting Provide Technical Support at Two Overseas Shows Local representative Tekemas has exhibited at two Autumn international trade shows in 2018.  The equipment displayed on their stands included a selection of Magnetic Separators.  Both exhibitions proved to be successful, with leads for both magnetic separation and metal detection equipment. Tekemas is based in Rodovre, Denmark and specialises in providing solutions…

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Plate Magnets Remove Metal from Tobacco

Record Export Sales for Plate Magnets Bunting Magnetic Europe manufactured a record number of Plate Magnets for Export to Indonesian tobacco processing plants in 2016.  Each Plate Magnet is installed to magnetically attract and hold tramp metal and nearly 100 were manufactured. Plate Magnets are used in tobacco processing to remove metal contamination introduced from…

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The Damage of Metal Contaminated Food

The latest metal contaminated food scandal has hit a meat products producer in the USA, as reported by Food Safety News (September 3rd, 2015).  The consequence of the news report will be far reaching for Kenosha Beef International Ltd and will seriously affect the confidence of their customers.  The cost, in monetary terms, will also be…

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Metal Shards Contaminate Frozen Meat

Bunting in the USA report that consumers across the U.S. should check their refrigerators for recently recalled frozen meat products. A California company has been forced to recall frozen beef and pork products after a shard of metal wire was found in one of the products by an Illinois restaurant, the Honolulu Star Advertiser reported. That…

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All Press Coverage is Good! Is it?

I believe that it came from celebrities that any press coverage was good, irrespective of whether it was good or bad news.  Being in the news is important as that invariably means that you are being talked about, but is it always a good thing?  In today’s news hungry world, you have to be careful…

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5 Metal Items Commonly Found In A Process Line

Frighteningly, metal contamination is commonly found is process lines around the world.  Whether the line is processing food, plastics, chemicals, minerals or any other processed product, metal will be present in some form.  It damages equipment, reduces product quality and can end up in the product purchased by the consumer.  So what types of metal…

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Measure the Strength of a Magnet in Elephants?

It is a tough question and one that causes users and potential purchasers of magnetic separators a great deal of heartache.  All you want to do is pull steel cans out of waste being carried on a conveyor. So why is it so complicated? Suppliers of Magnetic Separators, such as Overband/Cross Belt/Suspended Magnets, can sometimes…

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Magnetic Separators – Essential To Our Everyday Life?

Blogging was never considered to be something an engineering company did.  But why not?  We have a lot of things to say, much of which some is fascinating!  For us, at Bunting Magnetics, we design and manufacture equipment that is essential when making things that we eat and use on a daily, if not hourly,…

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