Baader-Canpolar Inc. has just introduced a ground-breaking concept to the fish processing industry. With the successful launch of the Baader BA820 Inspektor, one of the last remaining manual processes in fish processing has been automated.
The Inspektor automatically sorts defective fish fillets at high speeds using an intelligent camera system and advanced image processing software. The software communicates with mechanical sorting arms that remove defective fillets from the processing line.
Global tuna catches grow but overfishing continues Worldwide
The global commercial tuna catch reached 5 million tons in 2014, an increase from 4.6 million in 2013, reveals the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation in its latest report on the global tuna stock situation.
High microplastic content found in commercial fish Spain
Researchers at the Spanish Institute of Oceanography who analyzed micro-plastics intake in fish species of the Spanish Atlantic and Mediterranean coasts found a high percentage of them in the stomachs of several commercially important fish.