Analytical & Research Services

CAFS-IFST Pilot Plant

The FSC Pilot Plant offers venue for instructional purposes where the students are familiarized with some basic food processing equipment which they may encounter in the industry. Also, the Pilot Plant’s facilities are used for the unit’s researches on food processing. Likewise, it offers micro-scale food-related services like canning and food drying and other toll processes.

Location

IFST Building
Institute of Food Science and Technology
College of Agriculture and Food Science
UPLB, College, Laguna

Contact person

Mr. Reifrey A. Lascano
Position: In-Charge
Designation: Instructor 2

Contact details

Telephone Nos: (049) 536 - 2303

Specialized Equipment

  1. Pin Mill
  2. Feather Mill
  3. Disk Attrition Mill
  4. Pulper Finisher
  5. Westfalla Separator
  6. Wiley Mill
  7. Silent Cutter
  8. Can Sealer
  9. American Canner Retort
  10. Vacuum Evaporator
  11. Boiler
  12. Air Compressor
  13. Ice Cream Maker
  14. Waring Blender
  15. Chest Freezer
  16. Cabinet Dryer
  17. Stone Grinder and Filter Machine setup

Schedule of Fees

Name of Equipment or Machine Cost per Hour (in Peso)
1. Pin mill 228.80
2. Feather mill 301.60
3. Disk attrition mill 400.40
4. Pulper finisher 266.25
5. Westfalia separator 223.60
6. Buhr mill 291.20
7. Wiley mill 269.10
8. Roller mill 494.00
9. Silent cutter 256.10
10. Can sealer 244.40
11. Steam kettle 169.00
12. Horizontal retort 334.10
13. American canner retort 161.20
14. Vacuum evaporator 552.50
15. Boiler 3,224.00
16. Air compressor 353.60
17. Centrifuge 299.00
18. Ice cream maker 234.00
19. Waring blender 208.00
20. Freezer 161.20
21. Dryer 455.00
22. Homogenizer 338.00
23. Small cans 26.00
24. Large cans 52.00