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Fish Defroster

Fish & Seafood Rapid Defrosting with Radio Frequency

In the fish processing industry, more than half of the raw material utilised is frozen: squid, mackerel, shrimps, prawns, mussels, calamari, …etc.

Seasonal fluctuations in the availability of fresh fish are a serious impediment to the continuous operation of processing plants: it is possible in principle to regulate fish supply discontinuities by freezing, without significantly impairing the quality of the final product.

When fish has to be processed, it is often first tempered or defrosted using conventional methods available. These methods introduce a number of difficulties directly related to the heat transfer mechanisms: (more…)

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