Safesteril can treat most dry and wet products. These include :
• Spices, seeds, herbs, botanicals, dehydrated fruits and vegetables.
• All shapes of products, from whole to the finest form of powder.
Herbs and botanicals contamination is often an issue, and they need to be decontaminated.
Depending on harvesting, drying and processing methods, contamination level can go up to10 billion/gram. The main solution which was used to reduce TPC was Eto, but it is now banned by many coutries and forbidden in the USA since 2007. Safesteril is a natural which replaces ETo treatment.
Safesteril®: a natural solution designed to kill microorganism while keeping product QUALITY.
Aromatic products, especially herbs and botanicals are very sensitive to heat and to the moisture. That's why Safesteril has been optimized to minimize the impact of sterilization on:
• Flavor and Taste: less than 5-8% of the oil content is lost during the process,
• Color: no drastic change of color,
• Moisture: with our exclusive dry steam device, there is no increase of moisture.
Versatile as no other, Safesteril is adapted to many kinds and shapes of products.
All shapes can be treated: whole, pieces, leaves, chopped, crushed, powdered...
Safesteril is used for the treatment of a whole range of herbs and botanicals, in all shape. Small, medium and large installations are running around the world, for capacities from 50kg/h to 2000kg/h.