Food Processing Knowledge Hub


IFST has published this Food Processing Knowledge Hub to consolidate information and practical guidance on the topic of food and drink processing. By providing easy access to trusted resources on traditional processing unit operations (heat transfer, mixing, size reduction etc.), as well as innovative emerging technologies, we aim to support stakeholders and citizens.                       

Support for the sector...
Guidance for SMEs
Guidance for Larger Food Businesses
Support for individuals...
Guidance for Educators
Guidance for Consumers


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