Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Process for the removal of skins from tomatoes using thermophysical methods










Image Number 2 for United States Patent #4707372.

The invention relates to a process and plant for skinning tomatoes using thermophysical methods. The process consists substantially in scalding the tomatoes in a pressurized environment, then inducing sudden depressurization of the tomatoes by bringing them into contact with tomato juice supplied at a lower temperature, whereupon the skinned tomatoes are separated from the juice. The skinned tomatoes proceed to the next stage of the process, and the juice is conveyed likewise to a further processing step, say, concentration. Plant for implementation of the process comprises a pressure vessel (2) into which tomatoes are conveyed, and from which they exit by way of an outlet valve (3); also, a pump (4) which forces condensation-inducing tomato juice into the outlet valve, and plumbing downstream of the valve which permits of conveying the juice to other processing media.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Anti-proliferative and anti-inflammatory agent combination for treatment of vascular disorders with an implantable medical device
Secure data entry device
Roll of continuous web of optical film laminate and production method therefor
Mobile application for calendar sharing and scheduling
Soybean variety XB51J12
Polypeptides and immunizing compositions containing gram positive polypeptides and methods of use
Utilizing virtually stored media snapshots for rasterizing print jobs
  Randomly Featured Patents
Polymer compositions which exhibit high hot tack
Method for separating and processing signal and bearer in all IP radio access network
Automobile body
Urethral cap
Method for carrying out predetermined actions by a receiving telecom device using an answer prefix
Laminator assembly having an improved dual durometor lamination roller
Combined motorcycle trim rail and lighting unit
Plastic valve bush for dynamic multi-port valve
Ironing shoe
Transparent sample container