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Hygienic Valves

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The weir valve has become a standard in hygienic valves because it can be drained and has fewer product entrapment areas than other valve types. Hygienic valve manufacturers have developed valves with minimal product contact surfaces, reduced hold-up volume and minimized areas of pipe where a substance may stagnate. Read More…

Hygienic Valves Hygienic valves are specially designed to be used in sanitary and aseptic (sterile) applications. Industries using hygienic valves include dairy, brewing, beverage, pharmaceutical and bio-chemical industries. The FDA expects that processing equipment including valves be drainable, cleanable and able to be sterilized to minimize the potential for contamination.
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Irvine, CA  |  800-325-1405

Burkert Fluid Control Systems is a global process supplier of high-quality customized fluid control systems and products, including diaphragm valves.

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Burkert Fluid Control Systems $$$

Irvine, CA  |  949-458-3731

We make a wide range of products that are engineered solutions for you! Our diaphragm valves are number one in the industry when it comes to quality and production time.

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International Polymer Solutions $$$

Carol Stream, IL  |  630-283-8980

Founded in 1981, Frain Industries has grown over the years into the world's largest provider of high quality pre-owned packaging and processing machinery. Our equipment spans hundreds of categories and brands, including diaphragm valves, cappers, cartoners, cup fillers, and labelers.

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Frain Industries, Inc. $$$

Irvine, CA  |  714-731-8800

GF Piping Systems is an experienced manufacturer who has been providing the valve industry with highly-efficient products since 1802. We manufacture a wide variety of ball valves, including 3 way ball valves, plastic ball valves and actuated valves.

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GF Piping Systems $$$

Livonia, MI  |  734-427-0340

The diaphragm valves that we offer cannot be topped by the competition! Our research and development department works tirelessly around the clock in order to ensure that the products we offer are on the leading edge of innovation at all times.

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Century Instrument Company $$$

Atlanta, GA  |  678-553-3400

It is our primary goal at GEMÜ that we are able to treat each and every customer as if they were number one. We aim to turn first time customers into lifelong connections by providing top quality diaphragm valves for various applications. To receive more information about our company get in touch with our customer service staff today!

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GEMÜ Valves, Inc. $$$
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All of these efforts by hygienic valve manufacturers are intended to increase the purity and sterility of the final product. Like other types of valves, hygienic valves may be produced in many configurations and from a variety of materials that include metals and plastics. More specifically, stainless steel, PVC, CPVC, cast iron and brass are all common elements used to make diaphragm valves.







Whether there is a bend in the piping or not, hygenic valves, like all other diaphragm valves are shaped like a cylinder, with two openings, and has the common elements of the stretchy diaphragm, the actuation device and a stem, which is what pressures the diaphragm into effectively blocking materials from passing through the valve.

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