With the trend for portable yet healthful foods, Ocean Spray Craisins -- sweetened dried cranberries -- are in high demand. To keep pace with the products popularity, Ocean Spray is adding production capacity at a fast pace.
VICTREX PEEK polymer is considered to be the highest performance, melt processable polymer on the market today. Key benefits are: FDA/3A compliant; 200ºC (500ºF) continuous use temperature; Outstanding chemical and steam resistance; Superior wear resistance without lubrication; Survives repeated sterilization; and High abrasion/scratch resistant coatings.
From highly wear-resistant bearings, bushings, seals and valves, to precision cutting blades and energy-efficient pumps, components made with VICTREX PEEK polymer keep machinery running at peak productivity levels.
The food and beverage industry is Virginias largest manufacturing employment sector, with more than 500 food processors employing more than 34,500 Virginians. Since 1995, Virginias food processors have solidified their presence
by announcing plans of more than $1.9 billion in capital investments and the addition of almost 7,000 new jobs.
Nobel Prize-winning chemist Linus Pauling started a vitamin C revolution, promoting it as a panacea for cancer, heart disease and just about anything that ailed you. Then he died. OK, he was 93, but vitamin C's star quickly faded. Suddenly it's on the brink of a comeback.