The Keofitt W9™ sampling valve can be readily cleaned and disinfected/sterilised as it meets both hygienic and process design requirements. Effective cleaning and disinfection/sterilisation of the sampling valve can be carried out between random samples independently of the course of the production process without compromising the same. The coaxial design and the electro polished valve interior ensure absolute cleanability.
The W9™ valve is 3-A authorised and EHEDG Type EL Class I certified. The American 3-A Sanitary Standard is normative for the component’s ease of cleaning and sterilisation and ensures optimum conditions for food products, which comes in contact with the component in question. The European EHEDG Type EL certificate is issued based on the cleanability of the valve and the test method is an indicator of good inherent hygienic equipment design.
Keofitt valves are used in a wide range of processing industries, such as breweries, dairies, juice/soft drinks and the biotechnological and pharmaceutical industries.