In a plant, reception covers the receipt of beets or other ingredients of the sugar and vegetable processing industries (e.g. potatoes) into the washing process. This process comprises of many individual factors such as road links, the unloading, conveyor belts, intake bays, etc. A reception that includes all of these factors guarantees the plant a continual supply of goods. The size of the channels, the conveyor belt and the flat pad are calculated individually for each client. Normally, the goods are transported to the plant by road or rail.