An absorbed beam power of 1 kW delivers an average dose of 1 kGy (0.1
MRad) to material which moves with a mass throughput rate of 1 kg/sec.
Non homogeneous nonfood objects are a bit of a challenge, but only a bit.
For some interesting USA FDA/Federal 87 re: food, check out
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