Cleaning and Sanitizing Procedures

  • Ernest R. Vieira
Part of the Food Science Texts Series book series (FSTS)


Whenever food is prepared, all food contact equipment and utensils must be cleaned and sanitized (see Chapter 4 on food safety and sanitation). The methods described here utilize EPA-approved sanitizing chemicals and adapt them to practical situations that can be adjusted for all applications, from industrial to home use.


Chlorine Bleach Hypochlorite NaOCl 

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ernest R. Vieira
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  1. 1.Department of Food Science, Nutrition and Culinary ArtsEssex Agricultural and Technical InstituteHathorneUSA

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