Early Equipment Management Archive
4. Dosing Accuracy This chapter covers required and actual dosing performance. Dosing accuracy needs to meet quality requirements, legal requirements and factory costs. 4.1. Quality and Quantity guarantee The target weight distribution should meet quality and legal requirements in the most economic fashion (no systematic overfill, no packages to
3.2.5. Sliding gate (tube) dosing unit Like the sliding gate flat dosing unit, the sliding gate tube dosing unit utilises a sliding gate product cut off to dispense quantities of product. The accuracy of this type of dosing unit is limited and it is often used for larger particulates.
Dosing is one of the most important manufacturing process steps for dehydrated products for any dry food packaging facility. It has a major influence on consumer quality and perception and an important influence on cost. When dosing isn’t done properly, i.e. with the wrong equipment or parameter settings, it