From November 11th to the 13th, SARAYA's food sanitation instructors in Japan, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Malaysia gathered in Japan to take a "Train-the-Trainer/HACCP Course" conducted by the Japan HACCP Training Center.
We are proud to announce that Saraya (Hong Kong Sales) Co., Limited was awarded one of Hong Kong's Most Valuable Companies in 2016 by the Mediazone Group. This award is presented to companies who focused on adding value to their market in the areas of commitment to innovation, quality of service, devotion to customer satisfaction and constant improvisation.
As a part of the JENESYS2015 Inbound Program, 22 medical university and graduate students from East Timor visited Japan on October 6. SARAYA invited them for a company tour and introduced to our businesses, SARAYA East Africa, and the Wash a Million Hands Project in Uganda – SARAYA's hand washing promotional project.
Saraya participated in 16th World Sterilization Congress, held in Lille, France on October 7th to the 10th, 2015. This year the STERIACE plasma equipment sterilizer was debuted at the congress. The STERIACE features new technology that utilizes peracetic acid instead of hydrogen peroxide at the sterilizing agent.
Saraya together with Olympus participated in the International Congress "Central Asian Gastroenterological Week-2015," held on September 30th to October 3th, 2015 in Almaty, Kazakhstan. At the congress Saraya and Olympus held a workshop on the reprocessing and disinfection of flexible endoscopes using Acecide and Endoquick products.
We are pleased to inform you that our bio-surfactant Sophorolipid (SOFORO) was introduced in the October 2015 issue of Inform magazine by the American Oil Chemist's Society. In each issue, Inform magazine provides international news on fats, oils, surfactants, detergents, and related materials. In this issue, SARAYA's SOFORO is introduced under the theme of Next-Generation cleaning products that have power and sustainability.
Saraya Australia is proud to announce their Smart-Step Footwear Sanitizer has been selected as a finalist in the 2015 Food Magazine Awards for the category of Food Safety and Innovation in Non-Food products. We are excited to have this innovative and unique product recognized for its contribution to food safety and manufacturing. You can find the Smart-Step Footwear Sanitizer on Food Magazine's website along with the other finalists in every category.
On May 1st, Expo Milano 2015 newly opened, welcoming guests to its global pavilions. SARAYA is proud to be a supporter of the Japanese Pavilion where visitors can get to experience and learn about Japanese agriculture, forestry and fishery industries and enjoy real Japanese food service at the food court and restaurants.
Saraya Co., Ltd. is proud to support the SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands campaign, which is celebrated yearly on May 5th. Those familiar to trends in healthcare hygiene and patient safety will know that May 5th is the official day of celebration and affirming commitment to patient safety through hand hygiene