University of California

Automation in cleaning food processing plant equipment


Walter G. Jennings

Author Affiliations

Walter G. Jennings is Assistant Professor of Dairy Industry, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 14(9):4-4. DOI:10.3733/ca.v014n09p4. September 1960.

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Circulation cleaning of food processing equipment—by pumping detergent through it—has been adopted so rapidly in food plant operations that knowledge of basic principles has not kept pace with usage. A research program evaluating : the variables in the cleaning process used films of milk labeled with a radioactive tracer, to simulate the soil to be washed from the equipment.

Jennings W. 1960. Automation in cleaning food processing plant equipment. Hilgardia 14(9):4-4. DOI:10.3733/ca.v014n09p4
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