Meat Antimicrobials

These are food grade, generally recognized as safe (GRAS) formulations based on organic blends. For use on beef, chicken, pork and other protein carcasses. Other specialties include antimicrobials for direct application to further processed meats and fruits and vegetables.


Product Name/
Number
Description Liquid/
Powder
Environmentally Preferred
Beefxide®
I02659
A food grade, GRAS, organic acid blend antimicrobial for direct spray application to beef carcases. Provides economical intervention against E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria, up to 2.4 log (99.6%) of Gram-negative enteric bacteria. Broad spectrum reductions in both enteric and aerobic bacteria with lasting residual effect. Contact your Birko Technical Representative for details. L
Birkoside™ MP2
I02488
An effective cleaner, bleaching agent, flocculant and odor control agent for many applications. The principle uses are as a wastewater additive and as a cleaning adjunct for hide curing baths. Offers far less corrosion than most chlorinated compounds. USDA information made available upon request. L  
Chicxide®
I02660
A food grade, GRAS, organic acid blend antimicrobial for direct spray application to chicken carcases. Provides economical intervention against E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria, up to 2.3 log (99.6%) of Gram-negative enteric bacteria. Broad spectrum reductions in both enteric and aerobic bacteria. Contact your Birko Technical Representative for details. L
Lambxide
I02662
A food grade, GRAS, organic acid blend antimicrobial for direct spray application to lamb carcases. Provides economical intervention against E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria, up to 2.4 log (99.6%) of Gram-negative enteric bacteria. Broad spectrum reductions in both enteric and aerobic bacteria. Contact your Birko Technical Representative for details. L
Porkxide
I02721
A food grade, GRAS, organic acid blend antimicrobial for direct spray application to pork carcases. Provides economical intervention against E. coli, Salmonella and Listeria, up to 2.4 log (99.6%) of Gram-negative enteric bacteria. Broad spectrum reductions in both enteric and aerobic bacteria. Contact your Birko Technical Representative for details. L