The Saniflo™ Series VC Metal Pump is designed to handle the most demanding solids-handling applications in the food and beverage industry. Saniflo VC pumps are air-operated, electrically controlled pumps that take the worry out of food and beverage production and packaging applications. It helps prevent contamination by microbes that can cause illness or death. Whether the process requires the delicate handling of whole strawberries, mixed vegetables, meat products or waste products, the Saniflo VC pump is a safer, faster solution, according to the manufacturer. Available in four-inch, six-inch and eight-inch sizes, Saniflo VC pumps require little or no water and can handle solids up to six inches in diameter. The stainless steel construction features only two moving parts and complies with all USDA requirements for sanitary food and beverage handling.