This hot wash system was previously used for iceberg lettuce processing.
The introduction of heat helps extend the shelf life of certain products.
Cold wash is also an option.
Comprises of infeed conveyor 2100x1500x1600
Hot Wash Bath 2600x1400x1360
Steam extraction hoods 1500 x 2200 x 1200 & 1100 x 1600 x 1100
Extraction fans x 3 from camel hot wash project to remove steam from room
Hot wash camel main wash station chamber 5200 x 2300 x 2400
Main hot wash transfer conveyor to camel 8200x1000x500
This system was new when installed in November 2012
Was running at 500 - 600 kgs/hour