How To Keep PET Bottle Labeling Machines Clean
PET bottle labeling machine is the workhorses of almost every manufacturing company. They label bottles in bulk and then send them to market quickly. However, these machines must be cleaned thoroughly to preserve their efficiency and longevity.
Why clean PET bottle labeling machines?
PET bottle labeling machines can meet the round, square, and eclipse bottles of different production lines. It can also mark glass or PET bottles before or after filling. In addition, PET machines that label these bottles can become dirty and contaminate bacteria, leading to food safety issues.
Cleaning the labeling machine will help prevent the spread of contaminants and ensure that your products are safe to consume. By following these simple tips, you can keep your labeling machine clean and free from contamination:
1) Regularly check the condition of the machine’s filters – If the filters are not maintained properly, debris and dust will accumulate over time. This will impair the labeling machine’s ability to produce accurate labels.
2) Clean off any debris or dust – You should clean the dust and debris out of the machine with a soft brush or vacuum. Most food manufacturing companies will have this service performed regularly.
3) Clean the sealing strip on the machine – The sealing strip is usually located directly above the slot where your labels are inserted. You can clean it by wiping it with a damp towel or cloth, but do not use any solvents or chemical cleaners.
What is a common mistake people make when cleaning a machine?
Many people commonly mistake spraying the machine with water instead of using a vacuum cleaner. This will only wet the surface and remove the dirt or debris. A vacuum cleaner is the best way to clean a machine, as it will remove all the dirt and debris.