Jan. 9, 2017 –
- Clean room has newly been installed in our factory.
- Inside of the room is positively pressured by air conditioning system which controls room air to a steady cleanliness with high quality HEPA filter. In addition, positive pressure damper and strong ventilation system are equipped. To the wall and the ceiling, heat insulating panel is used and to the border between wall and floor, R processing is done and to the floor, Epoxy system coating material is applied to keep smoothness. Thus we’ve completed the clean room conformed to Class 1000 of Fed. Std. 209D, Class M4.5 of Fed. Std. 209E and Class 6 of JIS ISO standard.
Automatic Powder Tea machine with mortar system has been installed in our clean room. Owing to this machine, mild and taste nice powder tea like matcha can be produced. Powder is smaller and milder than powder made by ball-mill or air flow type crusher.
Also automatic powder tea filling machine has been installed to pack correctly and sanitarily.
Furthermore, latest tea components analysis machine has been introduced to Ohkuraen. Total nine components including catechine, all nitrogen, amino acid, theanine, tannin, vitamin C, caffeine, fiber and water, can be examined correctly. In addition to our craftsman’s skill, we will continue to make high quality and reliable products based on this scientific data.
Ohkuraen’s motto: Customer First!