Food Manufacturing, Processing, and Packaging

The Trusted Environmental Services Partner You Need

Services

No matter where our food comes from, the farms or the factory, it all must be processed in a safe way that follows the FDA’s and EPA’s rigorous guidelines before it is sent to stores for consumers. These guidelines protect not only consumers, but also your business, facilities, employees, and your reputation. That’s why having a knowledgeable partner for your environmental services is of the highest importance.

Heritage-Crystal Clean, LLC has a proven track record serving customers in the food manufacturing and processing industry for more than 20 years. Now more than ever, customers are looking for trusted partners that understand the unique needs of their business and operations. Crystal Clean’s wide range of environmental services and nationwide network of branches offers the support structure needed to be the complete environmental services partner your business needs.

Markets Served:

  • Bakery
  • Dairy
  • Meat
  • Prepared Foods
  • Brewery
  • Distilleries
  • Pet Foods
  • Seafood
  • Confections
  • Ingredients
  • Poultry
  • Snack Foods

Parts Cleaning Services

Food and beverage manufacturers have a significant number of process items that need to be cleaned daily, each with specific needs due to varying properties and processes. Speed and efficiency are the priority, and everything needs to be cleaned quickly to keep production moving. Our wide range of manual, automatic, and ultrasonic parts cleaners equip us to meet your unique cleaning needs, and we have multiple cleaning chemistries certified by the NSF formulated for a variety of specialty applications.

Applications Include:

  • Removing Carbon Off Baking Components
  • Machinery Maintenance
  • Cleaning Elevator Buckets, Weigh Scale Buckets, Vibratory Feed Pans, Totes, Trays, Buckets, Vats Buggies, Product Carriers (Racks, Trees, Trucks), Meat Sticks
  • Cleaning Ink Off Printing Plates
  • Cleaning and Degreasing Steel Trays, Food Trays, Cookware
  • Debris Removal

Waste Services

The worst surprise any operation faces is the risk of contamination. That’s why Crystal Clean’s reliable waste services is the ideal program for proper handling, recycling, and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous wastes. Our waste disposal experts will design a waste disposal program for your unique needs compliant with local, state, and federal regulations. Cost-effectiveness and efficiency is our priority when designing your unique program. When possible, our team will take your waste and recycle it in a waste-to-energy process, contributing to your company’s sustainability efforts.

Wastes Handled Include:

  • Bulbs, Batteries and Scrap Electronics
  • Oils and Greases
  • Absorbents
  • Aerosol Cans
  • Food Flavorings, Syrups, and Other Ingredients
  • Decontamination Waste
  • Anti-Freeze
  • Paints

Disinfectants & Decontamination

Crystal Clean is prepared to be your partner for routine and emergency decontamination services. Protecting your employees, facilities, and production items from contamination has never been more crucial. Our teams go through rigorous training to help you create the right preparedness plan for your facility and follow CDC advised procedures.

Crystal Clean also provides disinfectants authorized by the FDA for use in food processing applications and are proven to be effective against coronavirus and other harmful bacteria and germs. These disinfectants clean with the same effectiveness as bleach, but with none of the harmful ingredients that may damage or corrode your equipment or serving areas. They are formulated for use on hard, non-porous surfaces, are completely harmless to humans, and do not require protective equipment for use. Our disinfectants will not affect food quality, are safe to leave applied overnight without worries, and are sold in several ready-to-use formats.

Vacuum Services

Our Crystal Clean Vacuum Service Program is a state of the art waste water management program that helps both large and small quantity generators manage their waste water and related solids with a service that is dialed in to each customer’s specific need. Whether you need service weekly or annually, the Crystal Clean Vacuum Program provides exceptional service while offering complete assurance and peace of mind that your wastes are being handled in the most efficient and environmentally conscious manner.

Full Service Cleaning Of:

  • Water Separators
  • Triple Basins
  • Storage Tanks
  • Interceptors
  • Production Vats
  • Trenches and Drains

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Ed Guglielmi

Divisional Vice President of Sales

Ed Guglielmi is one of Heritage-Crystal Clean’s Divisional Vice Presidents and oversees the sales and services growth at more than 35 branches throughout the Midwest and Northeast United States and Canada.

Ed joined Crystal Clean in 2001 and has held several roles related to business development. He has overseen multiple branch openings during his career and led integration teams for several HCC acquisitions over the years, as well as been part of a team that implemented Crystal Clean’s New Employee Orientation Program. He continues to lead initiatives focused on new business development and cross selling.

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