Food ingredients Europe proved once again it is the world's leading food industry event. In Frankfurt from the 19-21 November 2013 the doors welcomed close to 25,000 attendees. And again, main visitors control the purse strings of some the world's leading food and beverage manufacturers.
As additional basic information new brochures have been compiled by our Technical Specialties team. Readers get a comprehensive view of the latest news within the adhesives section (Paper Sack Adhesives, Wallpaper Paste and Billboard Glues, Adhesives) as well as the building additive section (Cement based Dry Mortar).
In addition to development within the Emsland Group, the external presentation will not be neglected, for which the most important trade fair in the food ingredients industry offers a great opportunity. The Emsland Group will be represented at this year’s Food Ingredients in Europe as well as in Asia.
All farmers have now begun planting potatoes after the persistent cold weather over the last several weeks. The fields are being tilled 2-4 weeks late depending on the region.
At the start of the new 2013/2014 financial year, Emsland-Stärke GmbH – an Emsland Group company based in Emlichheim – become the principal shareholder of Mecklenburger Kartoffelveredlung GmbH, based in Hagenow.
Industrial accident at Emsland-Stärke GmbH, Emlichheim
On Monday 28. January 2013, at 11.30 a.m., nitric acid escaped from a chemical plant and a small gas cloud developed. Respective mechanisms operated immediately – the research and development center was immediately evacuated as well as all other departments affected. We immediately deactivated the plants and at the same time informed all emergency services which arrived within a very short time.