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Retort Sterilization Process for Edible Bird's Nest Products


Edible bird's nest is a rare delicacy. It is one of eight nutritional treasures and is highly coveted in the Asian culture. Often referred to as the “caviar of the East”, bird's nest is among the most expensive delicacies consumed by humans. 

Canned bird nest is prepared from dry bird nest as a raw material by cleaning, picking, soaking, steaming, canning, high-temperature sterilization and cooling. 

Nowadays, several packages for Bird's Nest can be found in market, such as glass jars, aluminum cans, aluminum bowls etc. All these packages can be perfectly handled by water spray retort.

Innovaster Water Spray process is an overpressure process, it's different from Saturated Steam process in that air can be introduced into the vessel during sterilization. Preheat Tank is an OPTIONAL to preheat the process water while operator is entering the process recipe for hot filling products. During process, water is sprayed over the containers from different angles, steam can go through the other loop of the heat exchanger to heat the process water or directly injected into vessel. Water Spray process can be used for various packages thermal processing, excellent temperature distribution and efficient heat transfer since Innovaster selects all top-class brands components to provide the high-quality retorts and service to our customers worldwide and because of our know-how. HMI controls provide a user-friendly interface to retort control.


Baby food in jars, fish in cans, canned vegetables, sausage plastic bags, sauce in pouch, fish in pouches, canned meat, canned corned beef, canned luncheon meat, vaccum packaging, beverage cans, pet food pouches, bird nest drinks in cans, bird nest in glass jars, sea cucumber, abalone in glass jars, HDPE bottle coconut milk drinks, PP bottle, aluminmum foil trays ready to eat food etc.

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