Posts Categorized: Company updates

COVID-19 Update From Our Company

At Catalytic Generators, we’re committed to providing fresh produce industry professionals with the resources to effectively ripen and supply fresh produce to consumers worldwide. In an effort to be transparent with you, our company shares the following information: Our office is currently open. Ethylene application is essential to the ripening of fresh produce. From this, our… Read more »

Gene Akins Of Catalytic Generators Awarded Florida Tomato Man Of The Year

Gene Akins of Catalytic Generators was announced Florida Tomato Man of the Year at the annual Florida Tomato Committee Conference on October 4, 2019. Board members of the Florida Tomato Committee recognized Akins with this award for over 40 years of dedicated support to the tomato industry and Florida tomato growers. David Neill, a long-time… Read more »

Ethylene Measurement Solutions

We’ve recently added a page to our Postharvest tools section that links to the extensive line of ways to measure ethylene.  Ethylene is not the easiest molecule to measure and there are not many methods out there that are affordable or accurate. Here are their recommended solutions: Ethylene Measurement Solutions

Australia loves Catalytic Generators!

A couple of years ago Catalytic Generators Australia began operations.  Ripeners there have started to see the advantages of our system and many are adapting this safer and easier alternative to antiquated forms of ethylene application. Click below for more info. https://www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2017/10/05/australia-freshmax-brisbane-upgrade-nears-completion/ http://www.fruitnet.com/produceplus/article/173398/next-gen-of-ripeners http://www.freshplaza.com/article/172934/Lower-risk-ethylene-application-for-fruit-ripening-available-in-Australia