Food and Drug Administration
When the corona pandemic (COVID-19) broke out, many companies volunteered to manufacture medical products such as masks, gowns, ventilators and face shields. In addition to the FDA-compliant materials used for the actual masks, gowns, ventilators and face shields, the tools and machinery used to manufacture these products must also meet FDA compliance standards…
We have often dealt with this problem. Simple plain bearings are used in most applications. As these are usually seated with a positive fit and fixed in a housing hole, it is almost impossible for them to fall out or break…
Vending machines are becoming increasingly popular not only among farmers. It’s been a long time since they only served packaged drinks and snacks. Whoever loves to get hot pizza, fried chips or even milk from the farmer, he or she can get it from a vending machine around the corner.All this around the clock without employees..
Since food and beverages are sensitive products, production and processing must also be precisely tailored to them. This applies in particular to direct food contact.For this reason, there are igus materials that have been specifically developed for the requirements of the food and beverage industry.
Manufacturer of filling systems, miromatic, uses the igus modular construction kit Machines from miromatic fill containers with foodstuffs such as yoghurt fully automatically. The requirements regarding the hygiene and availability of the machines in such cases are high. The igus plain bearings made of high-performance plastics with incorporated lubricant prove their worth under these conditions.In […]