Hygienic Two-Way Diverter Valve WYK-CIP
For numerous years, Coperion has maintained a strong focus on developing hygienic diverters, recognizing their pivotal role in the food industry where stringent cleanliness standards are paramount. The hygienic diverter valve WYK-CIP stands out as a preferred choice, particularly in applications such as baby food and milk powder processing, where the need for frequent product changes and the presence of challenging materials necessitate regular cleaning protocols.
Engineered in strict accordance with EHEDG guidelines for wet cleaning procedures, the hygienic diverter WYK-CIP offers a seamless solution for fully automated CIP (Clean-in-Place) operations, eliminating the need for manual intervention during cleaning cycles. This design approach minimizes the risk of contamination, ensuring product integrity and compliance with industry regulations.
Crafted from high-quality AISI316L stainless steel, the diverter valve is built to withstand the rigors of food processing environments while maintaining hygienic standards. Its product-contacting surfaces feature a finely polished finish with a roughness average (Ra) of 0.8 µm, facilitating easy cleaning and preventing bacterial adhesion.
The versatility of the WYK-CIP diverter extends beyond its application in the food industry. It finds utility in various sectors where hygiene is paramount, including pharmaceuticals and chemical processing. In these industries, where product purity and sanitation are critical, the WYK-CIP diverter offers a reliable solution for ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and safeguarding consumer safety.
Coperion’s commitment to innovation and quality is evident in the design and performance of the hygienic diverter WYK-CIP. By providing a dependable solution for hygienic material handling, Coperion continues to support the evolving needs of industries that prioritize cleanliness, efficiency, and product integrity.