GEA offers a variety of sterilization technologies for any PET preform, PET/HDPE bottle and/or closure, allowing beverages with different pH values to be filled on the same system.
In all sterilization technologies, a microbiological isolator equipped with intervention gloves provides a physical barrier between the external environment and the controlled area, wherein blowing, filling and capping processes are performed.
Using a combined chemical and mechanical action, GEA’s peracetic acid (PAA) technology uses a single PAA solution to sterilize both the internal and external surfaces of the bottle and caps. Applied using penetrating nozzles, the efficiency of each nozzle is automatically checked by a ’Smart Sensor’ to ensure the correct sterilization of each bottle. Our FDA-approved technology can be