How to Validate the Readings on Your Infrared Thermometer

How to Validate the Readings on Your Infrared Thermometer

The third instalment in our infrared thermometer series is about how to correctly validate the accuracy of an IR device in the field. Our first post looked at emissivity and how to get an accurate reading, while the second focused on how to clean and…

A Beginner’s Guide to Sous Vide Cooking

A Beginner’s Guide to Sous Vide Cooking

What is sous vide cooking? Sous vide is a method of cooking that involves using precise, controlled temperatures to produce food that is perfectly and evenly cooked all the way through. French for ‘under vacuum’, the process of sous vide involves vacuum-sealing food inside a…

How to optimise your energy usage by temperature monitoring your home

How to optimise your energy usage by temperature monitoring your home

Monitoring the temperature of your home is important financially and environmentally. Simply keeping track of accurate readings and being more mindful with your heat usage can save you money, maintain good health and reduce your carbon dioxide emissions. Last year we looked at what temperature…

Creating Hot Compost – A Temperature Guide

Creating Hot Compost – A Temperature Guide

A hot topic today is waste, food waste specifically. Did you know that approximately one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year — roughly 1.3 billion tonnes — gets lost or wasted. Fruits and vegetables, plus roots and tubers…

The Cooking Battle of Time vs Temperature

The Cooking Battle of Time vs Temperature

Here at ETI we’re keen believers that cooking with temperature as your guide instead of time is a much more accurate way of cooking, but of course that’s no surprise as thermometer manufacturers. However the majority of people do cook their food according to the…

ETI Celebrate Fourth Queen’s Award Since 2012

ETI Celebrate Fourth Queen’s Award Since 2012

On November 7th ETI were extremely proud to be officially presented with our fourth Queen’s Award for Enterprise, this our first in the category for Innovation. The award was presented by the Lord-Lieutenant of West Sussex, Mrs Susan Pyper. We were also thrilled to have the…

What Temperature Should Your Home Be This Winter?

What Temperature Should Your Home Be This Winter?

As the weather starts to change and we all dig out those woolly jumpers and winter boots we also start to crank up the central heating in our homes. But what temperature should we actually set it to and does a degree or two really…

5 Indoor Gardening Tips & Tools

5 Indoor Gardening Tips & Tools

Having indoor plants not only makes your home look more fresh and beautiful but they also have wonderful health benefits. Plants release oxygen, help purify the air, decrease stress levels, reduce fatigue and can even help lower noise pollution. However there is just as much…

What is Salmonella and How Can We Prevent It?

What is Salmonella and How Can We Prevent It?

Salmonella is a bacteria that lives inside the gut of many farm animals and can affect meat, eggs, poultry and milk. Other foods such as vegetables, shellfish and fruit can also become contaminated if they come into contact with manure in the soil or sewage…

The Quick & Easy Way to Reduce Food Waste with ETI

The Quick & Easy Way to Reduce Food Waste with ETI

Did you know that each household in the UK throws away approximately £470 worth of food a year? That amounts to 7 million tonnes of food and drink that is wasted, the majority of which could have been safely consumed. The majority of food thrown…