Food & Beverage gases: BIOGON®

With BIOGON®, we offer a range of pure gases and gas mixtures specially developed for the food and beverage industry.

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BIOGON® C - Food Grade Carbon Dioxide

Carbon dioxide inhibits growth of many fungi and bacteria and as it has higher density than air it provides good blanketing properties. 

Applications and use:

    - Modified Atmosphere Packaging
    - Freezing & Cooling
    - Carbonation of beverage products

Supply modes:

    - Cylinders : supplied in various cylinder sizes:  

      BIOGON®C cylinder volume: 20L(15kg), 40l(30kg), 50L (35kg)with the pressure of 55 bar;
      BIOGON®C cylinder bundles: 12 interconnected 50l(450 kg) cylinders with working pressure 55 bar;  

    - Bulk deliveries: If you need larger quantities of food carbon dioxide, we can deliver it in liquid form, into onsite storage installed at your premises.
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BIOGON® O – Oxygen for food and beverage 

Food grade oxygen is used in: 

    - Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) – oxygen is usually used for packaging: 
           fruit and vegetables - oxygen allows the product to breathe and retain its freshness. 
           red meat – oxygen is used to maintain the colour of the meat. If the meat turns brown or grey, that means that concentration of oxygen is too low.  
    - Preparation of Drinking water
    - Inerting  

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BIOGON® N – Nitrogen for food and beverage

Food grade nitrogen is used in: 

    - Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP) applications to prevent pack collapse - In food packaging, nitrogen gas is used to eliminate the oxygen in the atmosphere, thus minimizing the growth of micro-organisms and the oxidation of fat.
    - Quick freezing and cooling 
    - Inerting 
    - Wine treatment - In the storing and bottling of wines and oils, nitrogen is used as an inert gas to eliminate oxidation and extend the shelf-life of the products.

   Supply modes:

    - Cylinders :BIOGON® N is supplied in multiple cylinder sizes: 
               BIOGON® N cylinder 20(L): content 3.8 (kg) with the pressure of 150 (bar) and content 4.7 (kg) with the pressure of 200(bar)
               BIOGON® N cylinder 40(L): content 7.5 (kg) with the pressure of 150 (bar) and content 9.5 (kg) with the pressure of 200(bar)
               BIOGON® N cylinder 50(L): content 9.4 (kg) with the pressure of 150 (bar) and content 12 (kg) with the pressure of 200(bar)
               Cylinder bundles: 12 interconnected 50l cylinders with working pressure 200 bar; content: 144 kg;
    - Bulk deliveries: If you need larger quantities of food carbon dioxide, we can deliver it in liquid form, into onsite storage installed at your premises.

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BIOGON® Mixtures

We offer a wide range of two or three-component BIOGON® food grade gas mixtures of food grade oxygen, carbon dioxide and nitrogen.

Depending on your product characteristics, we supply customized gas mixtures, in varying percentages of oxygen, carbon dioxide and nitrogen.

We will work with you to assess your process and site requirements to develop the right gas mixture for the food packed.
Get in touch with our experts to find the gas mixture most suitable for your product.

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