This guide will introduce you to Formpak Software. Showing an overview of: Home screen and help pages, Using menus and smart search, Viewing Raw Materials and Formulations.
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Navigating Around Formpak
These videos are perfect for a new user to watch and for trainers to use as part of their teaching aids.
Navigating Around FormpakThis guide will introduce you to Formpak Software. Showing an overview of; the home screen and help pages,using menus and smart search, viewing Raw Materials and Formulations.
Introduction to Raw MaterialsA brief overview about using raw materials.
Add a FormulationA brief overview of adding a formulation in Formpak. Includes an introduction to adding ingredients to a formulation using smart search facilities, calculating properties and suitability check.
Introduction to Formulation DevelopmentA Formpak Software introduction to features for formulation development, focused on developing flavours and fragrances.
Introduction to Product ManagementIntroduction to using Formpak Software to manage, categorise and retreive products.
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The following videos will explain areas of regulation. GHS and CLP Classification and Communication and Exploring Fragrance Allergens.
GHS and CLP Classification and CommunicationA brief overview of the CLP legislation.
Exploring Fragrance AllergensTutorial exploring the so called ’26 fragrance allergens’. Covers how to add the allergen property to a raw material, the impact on formulations and producing an allergen declaration. Additionally there is a quick exploration of how some of the allergen properties relate to each other.
The following videos will explain areas of Raw Materials. Introduction to Raw Materials, Add a Simple Raw Material, Adding GHS/CLP Information to a Raw Material, Add IFRA Restrictions to a Raw Material and Preserve when exploding for a Raw Material composition.
Add a Simple Raw MaterialA tutorial explaining how to add a simple raw material and some physical properties.
Adding GHS/CLP Information to a Raw MaterialShowing how to add GHS/CLP information to a raw material, including calculating associated properties.
Add IFRA Restrictions to a Raw MaterialShowing how to add IFRA QRA Limits to a raw material.
Preserve when exploding for a Raw Material compositionA tutorial about the useful feature of ‘Preserve when Exploding’. It can be used when a Raw Material has a composition and the effect is that the raw material is treated as both itself, and it’s components, in terms of calculated properties like regulatory information.
The following videos will explain the use of Projects. Projects Administration and Projects and Tasks.
Projects AdministrationA guide to setting up projects and tasks. This includes making customisations such as Project Templates, Task Types, Properties and Code Sequences.
Projects and TasksA guide to setting up new projects, completing tasks and using baskets.
The following videos will explain the use of Properties. Working with Properties, Copy Properties, Natural Sources Properties, Managing Biologically Active Principles and Flavour Applications.
Working with PropertiesReviewing the structure of properties and how to work with them. Includes adding a couple of simple properties and observing the effect of property calculations for a formulation.
Copy PropertiesDemonstrating two ways to copy properties from one raw material to another.
Natural Sources PropertiesThis is particularly useful for Ingredient and Flavour companies. Natural sources can help define the properties of raw materials and automatically calculate values of formulations.
Managing Biologically Active PrinciplesTutorial showing the set up required to manage Biologically Active Principles (BAPs).
Flavour ApplicationsSome technical applications of Formpak for the Flavour Industry. Includes safety, nutrition calculations and Food Allergen information.
The following videos will explain various areas of Documents. Including Producing CLP Safety Data Sheets and Labels, Document Management Introduction and Modify a Document Design.
Producing CLP Safety Data Sheets and LabelsTutorial demonstrating how to produce REACH Annex I style Safety Data Sheets and CLP compliant Labels.
Document Management IntroductionAn introduction to managing Documents such as Safety Data Sheets. This covers the processes involved and how the system automatically generates revised documents in response to changes to raw materials, formulations and their properties.
Document Management Advanced FeaturesExplanation of the advanced features of Document management which help explain how document management works and highlights how to customise Formpak for your business and individual customers.
Document DemonstrationA brief introduction to producing technical documents on Formpak. This video looks at producing a Food Allergen Declaration, how the document is compiled, and the information on which it is based.
Modify a Document DesignShort tutorial which shows how to modify a document design by uploading a file.
Complete Process for Adding TO Details to a DocumentThis video tutorial demonstrates the steps required to show alternate company details on a document.
Print Document ErrorsThis video tutorial demonstrates some common errors preventing you from printing documents and explains how to resolve the issue.