BFBi / Treatt Open Day
March 3rd saw Treatt open its doors to members and industry with a morning of presentations, afternoon tour of Treatt's facilities and networking with BFBi table top exhibitors.
Presentations were given by:
- Patrick Miller, Boortmalt on "The Production & Characterisation of Coloured Malts"
- John Forbes, Global Technical Support Manager, Treatt on "An Introduction to Citrus"
- Charlotte Atignani, R&D Manager, Treatt on "Citrus Oils, from Drum to Draught"
- Alison Capper, Stocks Farm (Hop Growers) and British Hop Association on "The Science Behind the Unique Terroir of British Hops - What makes Them Unique in the World?"
Technical information was also available from the table top exhibitors:
Aquabio Ltd - European leader in industrial wastewater treatment, notably in membrane bioreactor technology and water recycling and reuse. The company has pioneered the implementation of water recycling within the food and beverage sector and successfully established customers who utilise its membrane bioreactor technology for the purpose of water recycling and reuse. Aquabio is part of the Freudenberg Group.
Little Green Consulting - A UK based consultancy specialising in the environment and business continuity. The company was founded in 2008 in response to the growing demand for services in each of these sectors. To date, the company has worked with manufacturers in the food and drink sector; carried out carbon footprint assessments of haulage fleets; assisted with ecological and environmental impact assessments, and developed and implemented environment and business continuity systems to meet the requirements of ISO14001:2004 and BS25999:2007.
Crisp Malting Group Ltd - Producing malt since 1870, the Crisp Malting Group is the leading privately owned maltster in the UK and the only privately held malting company operating in both Scotland and England.
Muntons Plc - A significant international player in the supply of malts, malt extracts, flours and flakes and many other malted ingredients relevant to the food and drinks industry exporting around half of its production. In addition, Muntons also manufacture an extensive range of beer, wine and cider making kits, which are also sold globally.
Neumo UK Ltd - A well-known and trusted source of stainless steel products that are specifically selected for the dairy, food, beverage, biogas, water, pharmaceutical & biotech industries. Alongside the UK’s most comprehensive stock of hygienic & industrial tubes, fittings, flanges, sheet, bars & RHS sections, Neumo are pleased to announce that their customers can now access the full range of AWH manufactured products including valves & tank cleaning equipment
Xylem - Manufacturer and supplier of a full range of air (CO2) and electrically operated diaphragm pumps for the dispensing of beer, BIB syrups, fruit juices, smoothies condiments and water, top mounted. Magnetically coupled centrifugal pumps for safe, leak-free cost effective handling of chilled & carbonated fluids for beer and soft drink cooling.
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