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  • Webinar on controlling cross-contamination in petfood plants to be held December 12

    Release Date: Friday, December 06 , 2013

    ExtruTech and MAC Process will sponsor a webinar, presented by WATT Global Media, on "Control Strategies for Cross-Contamination in Pet Food Plants" on Thursday, December 12 at 9 a.m. CT. This webinar will cover sources, points of cross-contamination and re-contamination of Salmonella in petfood processing environments, as well as introduce Advanced Oxidation Technology, a novel strategy, as a part of an integrated approach to control this bacterium in petfood manufacturing facilities.

    Register online for the webinar.

    What you'll learn:

    • Petfood manufacturing processes and the points of contamination and cross-contamination with Salmonella during the production process
    • Conditions that allow growth of microorganisms, conditions that control growth of microorganisms in petfood processing facilities and conditions that help improve stability of petfoods
    • A novel strategy to control environment sources of re-contamination and cross-contamination in petfood processing facilities, Advanced Oxidation Technology (AOT)
    • Follow an integrated approach towards controlling Salmonella contamination in petfood processing environments 
    • Practical application example of using oxidation techniques to address pneumatic conveying pipe lines; features, challenges, expected results

    The featured speakers for this webinar are Jasdeep Saini and Jonathan Thorn, of Schenck Process. The webinar will be moderated by Debbie Phillips-Donaldson, Petfood Industry editor-in-chief.