März 28, 2023
The determination of moisture content is important within many areas of the food industry. Such areas include raw materials and incoming goods inspections, during production and storage, within quality control and in new product development. To ensure optimum food quality and safety, the level of moisture is carefully measured and controlled.
März 9, 2023
Nowadays there is an intensive search for clean and renewable energy sources to replace part of fossil energy.
In Brazil the sugarcane appears as the best option for a renewable source of energy. Sugarcane can supply energy through two products: biomass and ethanol. The biggest source of biomass as a source of energy is the bagasse of the sugarcane, which is directly burnt in boilers, in the so-called system co-generation.
Februar 21, 2023
Ashing test procedures performed on pharmaceutical, polymer, and food samples frequently involve the use of H2SO4 resulting in sulfated ash.
November 11, 2022
Not prominently visible, weighing cells are being used in a wide range of industries.The evolution of the weighing cell starts with the substitution balance which has been replaced by the electromagnetic force compensation principle. Further development went into the direction of monolithic weighing cell design and the latest technology is a hybrid solution, offering ecologic and economic benefits.
August 22, 2022
The Loss on Ignition (LOI) is an important analytical parameter in the assay of petrochemical catalysts. This paper by Dr. Sc. Dirk Hofmans, Manager of Analytical Laboratory at Umicore, shows the excellent repeatability and precision of a Precisa prepASH automatic drying and ashing furnace for the determination of Loss on Ignition in petrochemical catalysts.
August 17, 2022
Read our latest Application note determining the moisture content of rice using Precisa's XM60/120 Moisture Analyser. Available online.
April 21, 2022
Read our latest Application note of Lactose Analysis for Pharmaceuticals using Precisa's prepASH 340 Series. Available online.
Januar 24, 2022
This information on the moisture content determination of cement is intended as a guideline for development of a moisture analysis method and parameter setting.
Januar 24, 2022
This information on the moisture determination of cement raw mix is intended as a guideline for development of a moisture analysis method and parameter setting.
September 22, 2021
Precisa Gravimetrics have developed a wide range of application notes for different materials. Please find below a list of our library of applications.