06103286 is referenced by 68 patents and cites 14 patents.

Described is a method of sanitizing animal carcasses using aqueous streams having an antimicrobial composition added to the stream. Preferably, the antimicrobial composition includes a mixture of one or more carboxylic acids having up to 18 carbon atoms and one or more peroxycarboxylic acids having up to 12 carbon atoms, preferably a mixture of a C.sub.2 -C.sub.4 peroxycarboxylic acid and a C.sub.8 -C.sub.12 peroxycarboxylic acid. Also described is a novel antimicrobial composition adapted for sanitizing animal carcasses containing a mixture of one or more C.sub.2 -C.sub.4 peroxycarboxylic acids and one or more C.sub.8 -C.sub.12 peroxycarboxylic acids and an alpha-hydroxy mono- or dicarboxylic acid.

Title
Treatment of animal carcasses
Application Number
137242
Publication Number
6103286
Application Date
October 15, 1999
Publication Date
August 15, 2000
Inventor
Edward H Richardson
Columbia Heights
MN, US
Lawrence A Grab
Woodbury
MN, US
Bruce R Cords
Inver Grove Heights
MN, US
Pamela J Reed
St. Paul
MN, US
Brian J Anderson
Robbinsdale
MN, US
Timothy A Gutzmann
Eagan
MN, US
Agent
Merchant & Gould P C
Assignee
Ecolab
MN, US
IPC
A23L 3/3463
A23B 4/20
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