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Sep 19, 2019 3:29:00 PM Wout Spanjers

Dutch HACCP certification is coming to an end. What are the alternatives?

After more than 20 years, the decision has been taken to phase out the well-known Dutch HACCP certification. This decision was reached by Stichting Certificatie Veiligheid (SCV), the owner of HACCP...
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Dec 27, 2018 2:14:00 PM Wout Spanjers

Drying hands: when is an electric hand dryer of interest for your business?

It is both practical and hygienic to dry hands thoroughly after washing. This can be done in two ways: with an electric hand dryer or with paper. But what is the most interesting option for your...
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Dec 20, 2018 2:14:00 PM Milou Heetkamp

Accessories for a complete changing room

Hygiene locks can be extended with various accessories and peripherals. This ensures a further improvement in personal hygiene within a company. And above all, remember the social area, or the...
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Dec 16, 2018 2:13:00 PM Maarten de Geus

Fitting out a hygiene lock; 4 real-world examples

With a good hygiene lock, you can guarantee the personal hygiene of your employees and thus a hygienic production process. Of course, it’s important to choose a lock that suits your company, tailored...
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Dec 10, 2018 2:13:13 PM Wout Spanjers

6 advantages of access control within the hygiene process

It goes without saying that you strive for efficient and optimal personal hygiene within your company. This is certainly a requirement in the food industry. You can achieve good personal hygiene with...
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Dec 10, 2018 2:12:51 PM Wout Spanjers

Choosing between cleaning soles with brushes or a disinfecting bath

The soles of shoes carry a lot of visible and invisible dirt. It is therefore important to clean them thoroughly before entering the production area. If an employee wants to enter a so-called ‘high...
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Dec 10, 2018 2:12:26 PM Milou Heetkamp

A customised hygiene lock: additional options

Naturally, you want a hygiene lock that perfectly matches your company’s wishes and needs. In addition to the various options, Elpress also offers a range of extra options that may be of interest to...
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Nov 26, 2018 4:13:00 PM Wout Spanjers

The usefulness of operating and maintenance instructions

Purchasing and installing a cleaning system or crate washer is one thing. But getting the most out of the system’s performance and capacity also means understanding the right way to use and maintain...
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Nov 23, 2018 4:12:00 PM Maarten de Geus

In practice: choose a cleaning system that suits a food company

The purchase of a cleaning system - or Open Plant Cleaning (OPC) system - is not a daily cost for business owners.  So it is no surprise that you may be lacking knowledge in this area. However, most...
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Nov 21, 2018 4:11:00 PM Milou Heetkamp

Buying a crate washer: what is the best choice?

The most important starting point when purchasing a crate washer is, of course, that this machine cleans your crates the way you want. In order to achieve this, the right formula, known as ‘Sinner’s...
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Nov 17, 2018 4:10:00 PM Wout Spanjers

Cleaning production facilities: centralised or decentralised?

If you’re a producer or processor of food products, then you're obliged to clean your production area(s) on a daily basis. A foam cleaning system allows you to remove grease and dirt residues from...
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