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Matthias Balley

Technical affairs, Research & standardisation beverage machinery, dairy machinery, packaging machinery, machine safety, Hygienic Design, materials for direct food contact, BVT (BREF)

Phone: 

+49 69 6603-1480


Fax: 

+49 69 6603-2480


matthias.balley@vdma.org

Ortwin Fink

Technical Affairs, Research & standardisation food processing machinery, Hygienic Design (open systems), machine safety food processing machinery

Phone: 

+49 69 6603-1435


Fax: 

+49 69 6603-2435


ortwin.fink@vdma.org