31
Dennis Murphy, John Reid: .alpha.-galactosidase. Diversa Corporation, Fish & Richardson P C, September 28, 1999: US05958751 (38 worldwide citation)

A thermostable alpha-glycosidase derived from various Thermococcus, alcaliphilus AEDII12RA is disclosed. The enzymes are produced from native or recombinant host cells and can be utilized in the food processing industry.


32
Kim R Smith, Robert D P Hei: Antimicrobial compositions and methods containing hydrogen peroxide and octyl amine oxide. Ecolab, Merchant & Gould P C, November 12, 2002: US06479454 (36 worldwide citation)

A peroxygen antimicrobial composition is provided comprising an amine oxide and peroxygen compound. The combination of the two components produces an effective antimicrobial composition, providing a more potent biocide than can be obtained by using these compounds separately. Other components can be ...


33
Ferdinand Allard de Vos, Johannes Hessel Bouma, Christiaan Horstman, Philippus Frederikus Faber, Martinus Casper Melchior Balthasar Waasdijk: Method and apparatus for harvesting an inner fillet from poultry. Meyn Food Processing Technology, Dority & Manning P A, April 15, 2008: US07357707 (36 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus is provided for harvesting an inner fillet from poultry, wherein a tendon with which the inner fillet is or was connected to a wing bone of the poultry projects from the inner fillet. The tendon is gripped, and subsequently the tendon and the inner fillet attached thereto are ...


34
Robert M Berler: Food holder accessory for food processor. February 17, 1981: US04250771 (36 worldwide citation)

An improved food holder accessory for use with conventional food processing units is provided. The holder, having a plurality of prongs for insertion into the food item to be processed, is adapted to be held in the hand at the other end and to be guided into the processor feed tube. The penetration ...


35
William A Williams Jr: Julienne cutter tool. Wilson Research & Development, Parmelee Johnson Bollinger & Bramblett, April 22, 1980: US04198887 (35 worldwide citation)

A julienne cutter tool and method of making are described, the cutter being intended for use in rotary food processing apparatus of the type having an upright working bowl with a vertical motor-driven tool shaft extending up into the bowl. The julienne cutter has a hub engageable with said tool shaf ...


36
Geza A Thiry: Food processing apparatus. September 12, 1978: US04112834 (35 worldwide citation)

An improved apparatus is provided for depositing pepperoni slices which may have a relatively high fat content and grated cheese on a series of pizza pie shells made of pastry. The apparatus includes a main conveyor which is continuously operated to sequentially move pizze pie shells along a path ex ...


37
Moises Behar, Joseph Spencer: Blender/food processor blade arrangement for small throated blender jars. Sunbeam Products, Seth M Blum, January 5, 2010: US07641380 (34 worldwide citation)

A blade assembly suited for both blending and food processing in small throat blender jars is provided. The blade assembly comprises a plurality of blade forms each designed to perform a specific blending or processing task while simultaneously working together and with the geometric restrictions of ...


38
Brian Copeland, Gregory Scott Coil, Robert A Latta Jr, Thomas Anthony Lenaghan: Methods for generating energy using agricultural biofuel. Harris Contracting Company, Alliant Energy Corporate Services, VCN Roll, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, September 4, 2007: US07263934 (34 worldwide citation)

A process comprising, providing an agricultural biofuel to a fluidized bed reactor and combusting the agricultural biofuel to produce heat and/or steam is disclosed. In one embodiment, the agricultural biofuel is selected from the group consisting of agricultural crops, crop residues, grain processi ...


39
William A Meeker: Conveyor belt. Bacon & Thomas, October 22, 1996: US05566817 (34 worldwide citation)

A conveyor belt, particularly suited to the food processing industry, includes a tension-bearing framework of transversely extending rods connected to tension bearing interconnected links into which is attached a series of loose-fitting modular product support members. The product support modules in ...


40
Claude L McFarlane, David E Lukens: Food processing system with simplified loading and transfer. DEC International, Andrus Sceales Starke & Sawall, October 11, 1994: US05354230 (34 worldwide citation)

A food processing system (10) includes a first conveyor (12) having sprocket driven chains (14 and 16) extending along a loading run (26) and a return run (28) at a loading station (80). A support bar (52) extends transversely between the chains (14 and 16), and has a first movable hook (62) and a s ...



Click the thumbnails below to visualize the patent trend.