Bitek’s food process range of cleaning and hygiene chemicals is one of the most modern and comprehensive in the industry. All products are safe for use in food processing applications. Open plant cleaning involves the cleaning of fats, grease, blood and carbon which are often difficult to remove from a variety of surfaces including stainless steel, plastic and mild steel so the correct products for the application are required.

ALU SAFE TRAY WASH

Highly efficient, aluminium safe, low foaming detergent for use through automatic crate washing machines aswell as manual washing in the food processing industry and hatcheries. Alu Safe Tray Wash is ideal for cleaning aluminium, zinc trays, utensils, glazed pots, metal equipment and for use on plastic trays, crates, polycarbonate and caustic sensitive material. It is effective in soft, medium or hard water conditions and very economical in use.

APEX

Chlorinated detergent and disinfectant powder for manual use in all areas of the food processing industry. Apex readily dissolves in hard or soft water and is free rinsing. It has a powerful surfactant system for excellent penetration and removal of dirt and is effective in removal of oil and grease. It is safe for use on all types of surfaces including fixed equipment, conveyers, shackles, work surfaces, cutting and slicing machines, walls, floors and drain areas.

BioBlocks

A unique bacterial laden solid combining a high bacterial count with slow release technology for use in degrading organic waste in farm lagoons and dams, food processing grease traps, drains and water treatment plants. The safe, application specific bacteria are present in high numbers to handle difficult organic problems. The block dissolves gradually which allows for continuous treatment and degradation of waste. The bioblock will reduce odour, sludge, fats, oils and grease build up.

DISPENSERS

All entry points to livestock housing or food processing plants should have dispensers for hand wash and hand sanitizer to maintain good hygiene standards and to prevent the spread of disease. Bitek supplies a 200ml, 400ml and 800ml wall mounted dispenser which can easily be topped up from a 25l container of hand soap or hand sanitizer.

Drain Clear

Powerful, high active liquid which clears grease, fat and food deposits in drains, gulleys and waste outlet pipes in food processing plants. Drain Clear helps to overcome and control most odours and will keep drains clear of build ups and blockages.

ENSURE

An unperfumed, ready-to-use, alcohol based disinfectant for use on a variety of surfaces including stainless steel, most plastics, glass, ceramics and paint work in the food processing industry. Ensure quickly evaporates leaving the surface clean, dry and disinfected. It is ideal for use when it is not practical to use water and suitable for use as a mid-shift disinfectant to maintain hygiene standards.

Est-eem

Detergent disinfectant formulated especially for use in the food process industry. May be applied by brushing, soaking or spraying in single and two stage cleaning disinfection programmes and is effective against a wide range of pathogenic organisms. It is effective in hard and also soft water. Est-eem is suitable for food contact surfaces, floors, walls and equipment.

FOAM LANCES

All detergents should be applied as a foam to improve contact time and effectiveness. Foaming is not only more effective than high pressure washing it will also decrease the usage of water and detergent and reduce the risk of spreading disease from aerosol contamination. Bitek supplies foam lances and bottle foamers for any type of high pressure washers.

HANDSAN

70% Alcohol hand rub with moisturiser which kills a range of bacteria and viruses with a 30 second contact time. Handsan rapidly evaporates from hands without leaving a residue or odour. It is effective against enveloped viruses. There is added moisturiser for skin protection and is also suitable whenever soap and water is not readily available.

Peradox

A clear, colourless, non-foaming peracetic acid, hydrogen peroxide and acetic acid based liquid terminal disinfectant, effective against a wide range of bacterial, viral and fungal pathogens. Peradox is fast acting, economical in use and is effectively used for descaling, removing biofilm and sanitising drinking water systems, dairies, milk processing plants and food process closed plant systems. The product is environmentally friendly and non-tainting.

Q’DET

Superior manual cleaning and dish washing detergent for use in the food processing industry. Q’Det is suitable for general cleaning of utensils, crockery, glassware, cutlery, floors, walls and ceilings and is effective in both hard and soft water. It will easily remove heavy soil and grease.

SANSHEILD

A clear, colourless, non-foaming hypochlorite based product for final rinse of dairy milking lines, CIP process applications and water treatment for food process use. Sanshield is fast acting and economical in use.

SHIFT

A powerful, heavy duty, bactericidal detergent cleaner, which can be used through all types of high or low pressure washers, using either hot or cold water. Shift rapidly penetrates and removes organic soiling and is suitable for cleaning livestock housing, vehicles and equipment. It is ideal for use under any water hardness conditions, mixes readily with water and is free-rinsing.

Shock Liquid

A concentrated bacteria laden liquid for shock treatment of organic waste in farm lagoons and dams, food processing grease traps, drains and water treatment plants. The safe, application specific bacteria are present in high numbers to handle difficult organic problems. Once the organic waste is under control, bioblocks should be used to maintain the continuous treatment and degradation of waste. The shock liquid will reduce odour, sludge, fats, oils and grease build up.

TARGET

A heavy duty alkaline foam cleaning detergent which can be used in high pressure water or compressed air foaming systems. Target forms a stable, effective foam for rapid removal of organic soiling, heavy fat and grease deposits and is ideal for use in meat, poultry and other food processing industries. It is suitable for both hard and soft water and does not contain caustic soda so is suitable for use on all soft metals (including aluminium).

TARGET ACID FOAM

A powerful, heavy-duty acidic detergent formulated for removal of scale, hardened protein and food soil. It is suitable for use in high pressure washers or through compressed air foaming systems. Target Acid Foam is suitable for cleaning of floors, walls and ceilings and all types of metal equipment in poultry and meat abattoirs and livestock housing. It produces a thick stable acidic foam, which ensures maximum contact time on the surface to be cleaned and is suitable for use in hard and soft water.

TARGET EXTRA

A powerful, heavy duty alkaline foam cleaning detergent for use in high pressure water or compressed air foaming systems. Target Extra contains both caustic soda and hypochlorite for the removal of heavy fat, grease deposits, dirt and stains. It forms a stable effective foam and is ideal for use in meat, poultry and other food processing industries. Target Extra can be used with both hot and cold water.

TARGET POWERFOAM

A powerful, caustic based heavy-duty detergent designed for de-carbonising smoke ovens, cooking surfaces and particularly difficult areas to clean. Target Powerfoam can be used in high pressure washers or through compressed air foaming systems. It is recommended for use in poultry and meat abattoirs forming a thick, stable foam.

TARGET POWERGEL

A heavy duty, highly alkaline detergent formulated for use as a foam/gel cleaner in piggeries. Target Powergel produces a thick, sticky foam with increased contact time which gives excellent organic soil penetration and can be used with all types of pressure washers –  with a suitable foam lance. Powergel produces excellent results where heavy levels of organic matter & soiling has built up on the building and floor surfaces and is suitable for cleaning floors, slats, walkways, walls, ceilings in piggeries.

TRIGON

High active unperfumed hand wash formulation with a thorough cleansing action and excellent grease and soil removal. Trigon is mild and gentle to skin; added moisturiser provides skin protection. Produces a rich and creamy lather. It is suitable for frequent hand washing to help prevent cross contamination.

VANODOX

A stabilised foaming blend of peracetic acid in equilibrium with hydrogen peroxide and acetic acid which is highly effective against bacteria, viruses and fungi. It has an economical 1:200 general dilution rate and is ideal for use in intensive housing and food processing plants. Vanodox is non-staining, non-tainting and biodegradable. It is also very effective against Aspergillus so can be used for fogging new bedding and hatcheries. Registered with Act 36 and DEFRA approved.

VANOQUAT

A powerful quaternary based detergent and disinfectant for the food process industry. Vanoquat is highly effective on all types of food borne micro-organisms and can be used manually or through pressure washing equipment and compressed air foaming systems. It is safe on soft metals and surfaces and can be used in all water conditions.

VORTEX

Industrial laundry detergent for use in all washing machines including top loaders for washing overalls and garments in the food process industry. Vortex contains water conditioners, soil suspension agents, optical brighteners and optimum alkalinity builders for effective cleaning. It is equally effective in both hard and soft water and rinses easily.