AFCO/ZEP, based in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, has upgraded its National Chicken Council membership to an allied leader company. Bill Race, senior vice president, business development, will serve as the official representative to NCC.

ZEP Inc., a leading producer of specialty chemical products for the industrial, institutional, and consumer markets, has purchased AFCO, a leading specialty chemical provider serving the food and beverage processing industry. AFCO/ZEP focuses on food safety through their local SQF & HACCP-educated representatives who provide technical service and support through their Assure™ Sanitation Program.  AFCO/ZEP offers high-quality cleaners, sanitizers, antimicrotial intervention, biofilm removers, and equipment systems..

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