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Bonamar's new product line will use ionizing radiation creating the safest crab meat in the industry.

Inspiration Through Innovation

  (UNITED STATES, 2/15/2017)

Bonamar Corporation, a leading U.S. seafood company, has partnered with Gateway America to innovate food safety by launching the first nationally marketed line of ES (Extended Safety) crab meat products to the food industry.

 

Gateway America is a Primus Labs Certified Food Safety facility that will be processing Bonamar’s crab meat under USFDA supervision.

 

From left to right:  Frank Benso, President Gateway America; Argenis Contreras, President/CEO Bonamar Corp.; Alex Cook, Sr. Vice President of Sales.

 

In 2014, the USFDA approved processors to irradiate shellfish to kill harmful pathogens. USFDA made the decision to approve seafood products based on a petition from the National Fisheries Institute, following a food safety assessment that determined that the process poses no adverse health risks and does not destroy nutrients. The rule applies to raw, frozen, cooked, partially cooked, shelled or dried crustaceans. It also covers cooked or ready-to-cook crustaceans processed with spices or small amounts of other food ingredients.

Pre-treatment at Gateway America and cold process treatment in progress.
 
Unlike heat pasteurization, the cold process of irradiating food involves exposing the packaged product to low levels of radiation for a short time up to the permitted dose of 6.0 kiloGray (kGy). This new use of ionizing radiation will reduce, but not entirely eliminate, the number of pathogenic microorganisms – including Listeria, Vibrio and E. coli – in or on crustaceans. This procedure will create the safest crab meat in the industry, especially for those with severely impaired immune systems.
 
Bonamar offers a wide array of products that range from Fresh, Pasteurized and Frozen crab meat, along with Natural Mexican shrimp, whole cleaned crabs, soft shell crabs and breaded oysters. 
 

Bonamar has emphasized another important benefit of this process to wholesalers and retailers: substantial extension of crab meat’s shelf life. For many years, irradiation has been used safely and widely in the spice fruits, vegetable, meat, poultry, and seafood industries, including oysters and scallops. Therefore, Bonamar’s vision with this new project is to provide the safest and most wholesome seafood products in the market.

 

Pasteurized crab meat Sebastian brand. 


“Bonamar
 is committed to continuous innovation and safety, through technology and strategic partnerships around the globe. Our goal is to constantly improve our products and continue to both innovate and stimulate the industry. 2017 will be a groundbreaking year for our company as we launch into new product categories and improve safety through new technologies, all by utilizing key partnerships. We are a company that’s committed to constantly evolving and bringing value to our customers.”

 

Bonamar Corporation is committed to sustainable practices, including the proper management of the blue swimming crabmeat fishery. 

About Bonamar Corporation

Bonamar Corporation is an importer, exporter and distributor of premium crab meat and various other seafood.  Its products are imported from around the world from areas such as South America, Southeast Asia, China, Mexico and the Western Pacific rim area. These areas have a wide variety of supply, which guarantee an abundance of raw material of the highest quality in accordance with each region’s seasons and natural phenomenon.

All of Bonamar's products are processed under the most rigorous quality and sanitation standards. These products, fresh, frozen and pasteurized, are consistently supervised by the company's quality control specialists who oversee the products in each of Bonamar's plants.  The processing, packaging and distribution of these products adhere to the strictest of HACCP regulations and FDA guidelines.

Source: Bonamar Corporation

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Address: 5953 NW 102 Street
City: Doral
State/ZIP: Florida (FL 33178 )
Country: United States
Phone: +1 305 345 6851
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