Monthly Archives: June 2015

Food Processing Pages With The Apple Look

My posts on this blog for many years have been written on Apple computers and tablets. I am very much an admirer of Apple and its minimalist approach to design of both hardware and applications. They introduced the clean, light and almost austere look to computer screens which has since become a kind of standard part of succesful user interfaces. So I was struck by the new site of Alfa Laval.

Apple Like Website

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To me its really beautiful and very Apple like. However at the same time it has some really good content which I am likely to share in future posts. For example this flowchart of a milk pasteuriser

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This flowcharts are interactive linking to father information about the equipment including specifications, diagrams and even animation videos.

As usual I need to note that this information is linked to the equipment of Alfa Laval, which I am not passing any judgement on oe recommending. I do, however, believe that the value of clear information like this outweighs the fact it is linked to the supplier

France Legislates Against Food Waste

I have for some years been speaking and even publishing on food waste. Its not only what gets dumped that is wasted but the land, inputs, storage and distribution used that is wasted.

France have put the onus on supermaarkets to move to zero food waste by compelling them to use what could become waste food for social projects, animal feed, biofuels or compost.

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