EHEDG Connects Magazine 4: industry stories and latest news on hygienic design


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New Year Greetings, 2022 projects, roadmap, mission

EHEDG President Ludvig Josefsberg's New Year Greetings: 

‘EHEDG is committed to living up to its mission’


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EHEDG at a glance:


who we are, where we are heading to, what we have achieved so far


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EHEDG Hygienic Design, EHEDG Guidelines

EHEDG Guidelines


Latest releases: Doc. 37-1 (Application of Sensors), Doc. 45 (Cleaning Validation) and Doc. 52 (Cleaning and Disinfection)


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3-A SSI and EHEDG endorse new GFSI Hygienic Design Benchmarking Requirements

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Hygienic Study Award 2022/2023: Are you the future of hygienic design?


The Hygienic Study Award has been recognising the next generation of exemplary researchers and scientists since 2009.

It is designed to connect...

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EHEDG at a glance: who we are, where we are heading to, what we have achieved so far


This infographic reflects on the work undertaken during the last years, culminating in almost 1,000 members across the world connecting, supporting...

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We're hiring! Are you the Finance Officer we're looking for?


We are looking for a Finance Officer (0.5 FTE) with proven working experience in the field, to join our EHEDG Head Office in Naarden (Netherlands)


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New EHEDG guideline on Cleaning Validation

EHEDG just published a comprehensive hygienic design guideline dedicated exclusively to cleaning validation, monitoring and verification. Chair of the...

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The European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group (EHEDG) was founded in 1989 as a non-profit consortium of equipment manufacturers, food producers, suppliers to the food industry, research institutes and universities, public health authorities and governmental organisations.




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