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Sanitation of sesame seed without chemicals

UV Hoods In the last few months sesame seed has been an issue in the media. Organisms that may occasionally be found on sesame seed such as Listeria and E. coli are commonly controlled with effective chemicals such as Ethylene Oxide. However, Ethylene Oxide is...

Tackling stem rot in bell peppers with UV

Consumers leave bell peppers with rotting stems lying around. This makes stem rot a cost item that everyone in the pepper chain would like to see reduced. At the Sorting and Packing department of ZON fruit & vegetables in Venlo, all bell pepper stems have recently...

Damage to harvesting trolleys makes the grower opt for UV disinfection

With the current virus pressure, growers would like to disinfect their harvest trolleys properly. This is also the case with Brian Leenders of Van Gog Nurseries. However, he decided at the beginning of this year that things had to be different. The reason: damage to...

CleanLight also contributes to the fight against viruses

CleanLight in Honselersdijk is busy with production and shipping. Given the current slowdown in floriculture, this seems surprising. Director Arne Aiking explains why. "CleanLight systems have been used against diseases in horticulture since 2005. It often concerns...

CleanLight tech improves sanitation standards for sesame seed

Global players in the sesame seed business are continually looking for ways to improve their product in terms of hygiene but without affecting the flavor. CleanLight works with producers and traders to improve the hygiene levels for sesame using its UV hoods. Today,...

Why you should never, ever, spray Myclobutanil on Cannabis plants.

Grower Support Note: August 2017 Myclobutanil is an effective component in some pesticide sprays. That is, it kills fungi such as powderymildew and budrot. You find Myclobutanil in sprays such as “ Eagle 20 EW “. This fungicide belongs to the family of triazoles. Some...

Post-Harvest treatment with CleanLight UV

The use of CleanLight as a non-chemical alternative for post-harvest control of Botrytis is quickly gaining popularity. Rose bunching machines, for example, are already fitted with our lamps. Karel van Hattum of Jamafa, one of the world’s leading suppliers of cut...

The CleanLight Air vs Other Air Purification Systems

What is the difference between The CleanLight Air versus Other Air Purification Systems? Comparing the CleanLight Air to other “run of the mill” air purification systems you may see at a big box stores, is like comparing a garden hose to a fire hose. The CleanLight...

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