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FT-NIR for Analysis of Edible Oils
Fats and oils are recognized as essential nutrients in human diets and are presented in varying amounts in many foods. They not only provide the human body with the most concentrated source of energy, but als... Read More
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Meat and Meat Products
Fat, protein, and moisture not only determine the nutritive and economic value of meat and meat products but are also key process control parameters that determine the quality of end products. Near-infrared s... Read More
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FT-NIR is fast, non-destructive, and can analyze multiple components at the same time making it ideal for measuring the complex ingredients used in the tobacco industry.   NIR spectroscopy can be used to ass... Read More
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Feed and Feed Ingredients
The availability of efficient animal feed is essential to successful livestock production, animal welfare, and decreasing the impact ... Read More
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Coal is used in power plants to generate electricity or in manufacturing plants to fire their boilers. In power plants the consumption of coal accounts for about 70% of the costs. The quality of coal not only... Read More
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Counterfeit Drug Screening
Counterfeit prescription drugs are a growing threat worldwide. In many developing countries, the situation is critical. The World Health Organization (WHO) has published reports and fact sheets stating that up to 1% of medicines in we... Read More
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Fuel Ethanol
Ethanol is a renewable fuel made from starch- and sugar-based feedstocks or from cellulosic feedstocks. In U.S.A. corn is the most common feedstock used to produce ethanol. According to the US department of ... Read More
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Raw Material Verification Through Plastic and Paper
When raw materials are purchased, it is critically important to verify that the correct materials have been received for quality, regulatory, and economic reasons. Often these raw materials, such as food or pharmaceutical ingredients, ar... Read More
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Raw Material Inspection
In manufacturing there are five main factors that have a direct impact on product quality: product design, incoming raw materials, processing, storage and transportation. Of these, incoming raw materials can ... Read More
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Food Adulteration
Food adulteration commonly refers to intentionally added substances or adulterants that are not specified or declared to be in the food product. The main incentive behind food adulteration is economic: either... Read More
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Polymer Manufacturing
Near infrared spectroscopy is widely used in the polymer industry. This is because it is a rapid technique that eliminates sample preparation and costly consumables. NIR is non-destructive, capable of simultaneous analysis of multiple co... Read More
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Liquor - Sugarcane Liquor Analysis
Sugarcane was discovered in India between the 6th and 4th centuries BC by Persians. Today, sugarcane is the world’s largest crop by production quantity. For centuries, sugarcane has been cultivated to produce sugar. Then its cul... Read More
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FT-NIR for Rice Analysis
Rice is one of the most important crops for feeding mankind. In 2013, rice was the world’s second largest grain crop, (corn being first), and half of the world’s population consumed rice. With the growth of the world population and a... Read More
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FT-NIR Analysis for Coffee
Coffee is a brewed drink prepared from ground roasted coffee beans, which are the seeds of berries from the Coffea plant. Over 2.25 billion cups of coffee are consumed daily and it is one of the world’s most popular beverages. A... Read More