東広島市立図書館/東広島市デジタルアーカイブ

わたしたちの東広島市(英語)

3 People who work and our life

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(Furikake factory in Kochi Cho)
In Kochi Cho, there is a factory that produces popular furikake. This factory produces more than 50 kinds of furikake.
【Location of Kochi Cho 】

How do people working at the furikake factory make furikake?

How delicious furikake is made
① Seaweed comes from China and South Korea. Ingredients also come from countries like the United States of America and Canada.

② Slice the seaweed into small, bite-sized pieces.

③ Wash the sliced seaweed.

④ Dry the washed seaweed in the drying machine.

This factory makes more than 50 kinds of furikake to satisfy consumers.

⑤ Check if there is any debris, both visually and by using the machines. A lot of attention is paid to clothes at the factory. Workers wear masks, hats, and pale-colored clothes, so that they can easily notice dirt.

They pay a lot of attention to keep debris out of the furikake.

⑥ Seasoning.The seasoning and ingredients are adjusted and mixed according to consumer preference.

⑦ Weigh and pack into bags.

⑧ The delicious seaweed furikake is now complete.

⑨ Furikake is then transported across Japan by truck.