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.

BACTABAN

Powerful dry granular product for the control of all pathogenic microorganisms, moulds and yeasts in animal feed and feed ingredients. Bactaban is a synergistic, stabilised blend of formaldehyde and organic acids. It is a potent inhibitor of pathogenic bacteria including Salmonella species and provides residual protection to prevent contamination during transport and storage.

BALE 30

Specially formulated liquid hay preservative for use on all types of baled hay, grasses and lucerne. Bale 30 controls both mould and bacterial growth and reduces nutrient losses during storage. Its application allows for earlier baling at up to 30% moisture contents which results in a 50% reduction in drying time. Baling at a higher moisture means there will be a lower leaf loss which leads to improved quality since 70% of the nutrients and 90% of the vitamins are contained in the leaf.

BANOX

Multistage antioxidant specially designed for the prevention of autoxidation in all animal feeds and feed ingredients. Banox is a synergistic blend of antioxidants and chelating agents which stabilises and extends the shelf life of fats and vitamins, maintaining nutritional value and preventing feed refusal. The biological chelating agent used still maintains the availability of the micro-elements to livestock. Suited to animal feed premixes.

BANOX LTC

Liquid TBHQ antioxidant blend with a chelating agent for use in the prevention of autoxidation in all foods and oils. Banox LTC is an oil soluble antioxidant for easy mixing and blending with vegetable oils. The chelating agent will also delay the onset of the oxidation process by binding any metal ions which can catalyse the oxidation reaction.

BHA (Food Grade)

Butylated Hydroxy Anisole (BHA) is a waxy, solid antioxidant food additive, E number 320. It is an effective antioxidant for animal fats and for vegetable fats in fried and baked foods where heating is involved. It is also effective as an antioxidant in margarine, fish oils, vitamins, flavours and essential oils.

BHT (Food Grade)

Butylated Hydroxy Toluene (BHT) is a fine crystal antioxidant food additive, E number 321. It is a particularly good antioxidant for stabilising meat, fish and bone meals and may also be used for stabilising fish oils, vitamins and essential oils.

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.

BIOFILM REMOVER

A specially formulated, concentrated, low foaming liquid for descaling and removing biofilm from drinker lines and header tanks. Biofilm Remover contains a high concentration of active ingredients to ensure a thorough cleaning action to not only remove scale but to prevent harmful bacteria building up in the drinker lines.

BioMask

Powerful liquid neutralising agent for heavy odours in abattoirs and rendering plants. Odours are generally produced by the proliferation of micro-organisms and their metabolites during the decomposition of raw materials prior to cooking. Biomask counteracts and neutralises the offensive odours which are released during the cooking process.

BUDS

Bitek has become an expert in pumps and equipment to ensure the effective application and consistent dosing of our liquid products. We have developed a range of dosing systems which fall under the umbrella of the Bitek Universal Dosing System (BUDS). These systems are used in feed mill mixer applications, dosing applications for rendering plants, full fat soya, hominy chop treatment and spray bays for vehicle disinfection. BUDS range from manual systems to fully automated dosing systems depending on the requirements of the plant.

BUFFODINE

Product for the disinfection of eyed salmonid eggs and newly stripped non hardened eggs. Buffodine is an iodine based product which has a neutral pH which enables disinfection without harming the eggs. It has a strong inactivating effect against many fish viruses and is also effective against many fungi. It is bio-degradeable, stable and safe in use.

CIP LIQUID

A concentrated liquid detergent for circulation cleaning of all types of food processing and dairy pipelines, crate washers, bulk storage tanks, HTST pasteurisers, bulk mixing tanks, boiling and cooking vessels. CIP Liquid has a high level of caustic, fast effective cleaning action to remove milk fats, protein deposits and polymerised carbon. It contains sequestrant and suspending agents to help prevent scale from accumulating in tanks and lines and is effective in hard and soft water.

Dairy Krave

A sweetened citrus attractant agent for improved palatability in animal feeds. Dairy Krave increases the palatability of animal feeds and stimulates feed intake, it will also mask any bitter tastes and unpleasant aromas. It attracts animals to feed, further enhancing feed acceptance, particularly in young animals.

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.

DURACUBE

Low inclusion pellet binder for improved pellet quality and pelleting efficiency. Duracube improves both pellet durability and pellet hardness and due to its low inclusion is invaluable in high density diets where formulation space is limited. It is also particularly useful in high fat diets where pellet quality is more difficult to manage. The lubricating effect improves throughput and running performance of the pellet mill and prolongs the life of the die and rollers.

Emulsi Plus

A powder emulsifier for better absorption and utilisation of fats and oils in animal feed. Emulsi-Plus is a combination of emulsifying agents selected for their HLB values and suitability for aiding the breakdown of both vegetable and animal fats in the gut of the animal into smaller micelles required for absorption by the body. Better digestion and utilisation of fats can compensate for a reduction of energy in the diet, lowering feed costs while maintaining growth performance.

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.

Ethoxyquin

Ethoxyquin is a yellow to brown liquid antioxidant that is very effective in protecting fish meal and fish feeds from oxidation and is used widely in the global fish industry. Ethoxyquin 66% powder is ethoxyquin that has been absorbed onto a carrier that can be used as an antioxidant in raw materials and finished product in the animal feed industry.

Fam 30

An extremely powerful and fast acting Iodophor based disinfectant, approved for animal use. FAM 30 quickly kills bacteria, viruses and fungi and is active in the presence of organic matter. For poultry, it is ideal for general biosecurity such as foot baths and vehicle dips due to its slow release mechanism and ability to remain active with high levels of organic matter. It is biodegradable, stable and safe in use. The brown iodine colour also indicates activity. Registered with Act 36, Department of Agriculture and DEFRA approved.

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.

GPC8

A powerful glutaraldehyde based disinfectant which offers protection from a wide range of disease causing microorganisms. GPC8, a patented formula is highly effective against bacteria, viruses and fungi and provides residual activity on clean surfaces for up to 8 weeks after use. It is non-staining and being non-corrosive is suitable for vehicle disinfection. The high level of surfactants ensures it is active in the presence of organic matter. Registered with Act 36 and DEFRA approved.

GRAINGUARD

Controlled release liquid mould inhibitor for protection against moulds and yeasts in grains and other animal feed raw materials during storage. Grains going into storage should be protected from mould growth to avoid wastage, nutrient losses and to minimise any mycotoxin formation and the need to use mycotoxin binders at far higher costs in the finished feed. Grainguard is a blend of buffered and free acids which provides both persistent, long term protection and an initial rapid and effective kill.

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.

HOMBAN

Liquid microbial inhibitor designed for protection against microbial growth in hominy chop and associated animal feed ingredients. Grain by-products such as chop and bran from a wet milling process are high in moisture and have short shelf lives. The organic acids in Homban are powerful enough to inhibit the challenges of moulds, yeasts and acetic acid bacteria and extend the shelf life of these high risk raw materials. Dosing options available.

HYPOCHLORITE

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. Bitek Hypochlorite is fast acting and economical in use.

Liquilass

A liquid surfactant for improved mixing and handling characteristics in molasses in animal feed production. Liquilass alters the surface properties of molasses and effectively solubilises and holds impurities in solution which allows the molasses to flow freely. This will reduce caking and lumping in the feed and keeps mixers and augers cleaner where molasses is used.

MASOCARE 1:4

A concentrated iodophor based teat dip and spray which has been specially formulated to help reduce the bacterial contamination that causes mastitis in dairy herds. It reduces the risk of infection by leaving an antiseptic film of iodine adhering to teats. Masocare 1:4 contains 45% Glycerol and Sorbitol which gives an optimum 9% Glycerol and Sorbitol when diluted to make an economical high emollient ready-to-use product. This helps maintain superb teat condition all year round.

MASODINE 1:3

A concentrated iodophor based teat dip and spray which has been specially formulated to help reduce the bacterial contamination that causes mastitis in dairy herds. It reduces the risk of infection by leaving an antiseptic film of iodine adhering to teats. It contains 20% Glycerol and Sorbitol to aid in the prevention and healing of cracked & chapped teats. For use as a teat dip or teat spray, and udder wash and cluster dip when milking dairy cows. The product of choice when price is a top priority.

MASOFILM

A non-drip iodine based solution which has been specially formulated to produce a highly effective barrier film on the skin,  after application – which remains for up to 12 hours. Masofilm provides protection against environmental contamination and is ideal for wet conditions or where there is a big environmental mastitis challenge. It is ready to use and gives excellent skin condition due to its low surfactant and high emollient content and long-lasting protection. It contains 10% Glycerine and Sorbitol.

MICRONOX

Powerful liquid product for the control of all pathogenic microorganisms, moulds and yeasts in feed ingredients which have high fat contents such as Full Fat Soya. Micronox is a synergistic, stabilised blend of formaldehyde, organic acids, surfactants and antioxidant. It has a potent killing action of pathogenic bacteria including Salmonella species and provides residual protection to prevent contamination during transport and storage.

MICROWET

Combination liquid moisture optimiser and antimicrobial preservative for use in all types of feed. Microwet provides the benefits of moisture management and controls the levels of microorganisms in the feed providing safe, Salmonella free feed to your clients. Microwet is a blend of surfactants, formaldehyde and buffered organic acids specially designed to be a powerful bactericide, inhibit mould growth and manage moisture. Should be applied with a Bitek Universal Dosing System.

MILKSTONE REMOVER

A specially formulated, concentrated, low foaming liquid for descaling and removing milkstone from pipelines, equipment and bulk tanks in the dairy industry. Milkstone Remover contains a high concentration of active ingredients to ensure a thorough cleaning action to not only remove milkstone but to prevent harmful bacteria building up in the milkstone deposits.

Multi-Acid

A blended acid, non-foaming liquid for removing scale from food processing and dairy pipelines, crate washers, bulk storage tanks, bulk mixing tanks, boiling and cooking vessels. Multi-acid combines the benefits of blended acids to give more effective results in many cleaning applications and will ensure rapid scale removal.

MYCOBAN

Controlled release mould inhibitor specially designed for protection against moulds and yeasts in pet food, animal feed and raw materials including whole grains. A blend of buffered and free acids provides both persistent long-term protection and an initial rapid, effective kill. Carefully selected acids provide protection against all yeasts, moulds and spores. Mycoban has been formulated so as it is safe to handle, non-toxic to operators and non-corrosive to mill machinery.

MYCOMYZE

Liquid moisture optimiser for the safe incorporation of moisture into Total Mixed Ration Feeds and control of water activity. Moisture management will increase the feed mills efficiency by managing milling & process losses and will reduce dust during manufacturing. Mycomyze is a blend of surfactants and buffered organic acids specially designed to inhibit mould growth, control the increase of free moisture and improve moisture retention. Should be applied with a Bitek Universal Dosing System.

MYCONOX

Liquid mould inhibitor and antioxidant for control of gram negative pathogens and for protection against autoxidation in poultry by-product meals. Myconox is a specially designed blend of organic acids, emulsifiers, surfactants, antioxidants and chelating agents suitable for easy spray application. The homogeneous product ensures distribution of all actives including the antioxidants throughout the meal and reduces the application to only one pump.

Nozzles

Distribution and coverage of a liquid additive is vital to its effectiveness. Bitek supplies and specifies the correct nozzles for the application including stainless steel vee jet nozzles, hollow cone nozzles and stainless steel air atomising nozzles for low flow applications.

OPTIMYZE

Liquid moisture optimiser for the safe incorporation of moisture into animal feeds and control of water activity. Moisture management increases the feed mills efficiency by managing milling & process losses and improving pellet quality & throughput. Optimyze is a blend of surfactants and buffered organic acids specially designed to inhibit mould growth, control the increase of free moisture and improve moisture retention. Should be applied with a Bitek Universal Dosing System (BUDS)

Oxiban

Multistage antioxidant specially designed for the prevention of autoxidation in all animal feeds and feed ingredients. Oxiban is a synergistic blend of antioxidants and chelating agents which stabilises and extends the shelf life of fats and vitamins, maintaining nutritional value and preventing feed refusal. The biological chelating agent used still maintains the availability of the micro-elements to livestock. Used in export feeds or where a long shelf life is required and in animal tallows and oils.

Oxinat

Natural antioxidant specially designed for the prevention of autoxidation in all food, pet food and pet food ingredients. Oxinat is a blend of natural ingredients with strong antioxidant and chelating properties, which stabilises and extends the shelf life of fats and vitamins. Many food and pet food products are moving away from synthetic antioxidants towards the use of natural antioxidants alternatives.

Oxipet

Synergistic antioxidant blend which does not contain ethoxyquin specially designed for the prevention of autoxidation in all pet foods and pet food ingredients. Oxipet also contains a chelating agent which stabilises and extends the shelf life of fats and vitamins, maintaining nutritional value and preventing food refusal. The biological chelating agent used still maintains the availability of the micro-elements to the pets.

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.

Pig Krave

A sweetened vanilla palatant for improved taste in animal feeds. Pig Krave contains sweeteners, flavours and enhancers increasing the palatability of animal feeds, stimulating feed intake and will also mask any bitter tastes and unpleasant aromas. It will also aid in feed acceptance, particularly in young animals.

PRE-DIP

An iodophor-based solution used to prepare cows teats before milking. It is fast acting, only needing to be left on the teats for 15 seconds, and has strong bactericidal properties. Pre-dip kills major mastitis causing bacteria picked up from the environment. It cleans and disinfects the teats and udder prior to milking and helps to control the total bacteria count in the milk tank. It is a ready to use formulation and may be dipped or sprayed.