May 3, 2021, 2:47 AM
Food storage is an extremely important part of food safety in educational institutions. Whether an elementary school cafeteria or a college food court, food and learning go hand in hand. When food is stored improperly or at the wrong temperature in schools, it becomes a breeding ground for bacteria to far more people at once they rely on the meals they receive in that setting.
Apr 11, 2021, 3:42 PM
Vaccine storage is more important than ever these days with the Covid-19 virus and multiple vaccines being created. Temperature has everything to do with the success of these vaccines and their distribution.
Mar 24, 2021, 2:38 AM
What do all the most essential equipment in the food service industry have in common? They help control food temperatures. This is due to the fact that temperature affects the food in a myriad of ways. Temperature can not only alter foods consistency, as in the cooking process, but it can cause it to develop different kinds of bacteria. Temperature is the most important variable in any kitchen, and here are some of the facts about its importance.
Mar 7, 2021, 3:58 PM
Just like we may be uncomfortable in high humidity, the surrounding environment can be effected as well. Any business that has items that can be effected by humidity, such as food, technical equipment, and other physical products, are susceptible to its negative effects.
Feb 19, 2021, 2:07 AM
Covid-19 is plateauing, and a big part of the reason seems to be the release of multiple vaccines to help curb the virus. Proper storage of the vaccines are essential in their success. The CDC has released the basics for storage for the top 2 vaccines, Pfizer and Moderna. Here are the basics. Download these PDFs for more information.
Feb 5, 2021, 9:52 PM
Temperature-controlled pharmaceuticals, otherwise known as “Cold Chain”, are more and more prevalent in healthcare every day. It is estimated that the cost associated with transportation alone will total $16.6 billion in 2021, and will continue to rise exponentially.
Jan 23, 2021, 6:11 PM
Every piece of equipment in your medical lab has a specific and important role to play. When something breaks down, malfunctions, or doesn’t work as efficiently as it could, it can throw off every part of your labs routine. This is especially true for laboratory refrigerators and freezers, as they are such an integral part of every lab. Without a functioning and efficient cold storage unit, samples, vaccines, and other materials are in of being ruined. Ensuring your lab refrigerators and/or freezers are running properly is an essential task for every lab.
Jan 16, 2021, 7:19 PM
Safety is a priority when handling and storing food, and sometimes it can be daunting to control food safety through temperature. Here are some of the methods that restaurants and other service industry institutions use to maintain proper temperatures and maintain food safety.
Jan 4, 2021, 1:57 AM
Hospitals are accountable for medication, food, ensuring the quality of blood and other samples, and so much more. Hospitals must do this while adhering to strict standards and guidelines to meet regulatory requirements and maintain a safe and healthy environment. Temperature monitoring is essential in hospitals and other medical facilities.
Dec 27, 2020, 3:45 AM
It is important to remember that some equipment cannot be turned off and certain other pieces of equipment do not shut themselves off when there is a power outage. Pre-plan specific procedures for your laboratory while adhering to the following when dealing with possible power outages: