National Starch & Chemical has expanded its manufacturing capability for functional food starch ingredients for China and other high-growth Asian markets with a new state-of-the-art production facility in Shanghai, China. A new technical center built on the same site provides full capabilities and resources required to support customers in the region.

North Carolina State University Raleigh, N.C., has installed a Feldmeier tubular system for ultra pasteurization of milk in conjunction with its HTST pasteurization. The all-tubular heat exchanger takes pasteurized milk and elevates the temperature by product-to-product regeneration and hot water heating to 280