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FDA Approved Coating of Bread Mixer

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FDA Approved Coating of Bread Mixer

Industry                           

Food and Beverage

 

Date

June 2017

 

Substrate

Commercial Steel Bread Mixer and Bowl

 

Products

Epo-Chem RS 500P and Epo-Chem RA 500M

 

Environment

2 tonne bread mixer and bowl requiring Food Safety Certification

 

Challenge

 

Difficult clean due to heavy grease and yeast build up, whilst ensuring critical equipment is protected.

 

Chemco’s Solution

Mask all critical equipment for surface preparation

 

In factory, prior to works
Mixer on arrival
Preparation of surface
Coated and Installed

 

Scope

Hot wash on arrival

Remove remaining grease and yeast contamination using a solvent wash

Abrasive blast to AS 1627.4, class SA 2.5 with a 50µm profile.

Application of 1 coat of Epo-Chem RS500P @ 100µm DFT to all bare metal areas

Application of 1 coat of Epo-Chem RA 500M with a final nominal thickness of 400µm

Results

Refurbishment carried out in a shorter time frame than required, for prompt return to service.