Waite, Alice Eloise; Pearson, Andrew G.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Basic Medical Sciences (Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology); Faculty of Medical Sciences
Determining the solids content of distillery media
International Sugar Journal
Date of Publication
A centrifuging method was devised for accurate quantitative analysis of the biochemicals to be found in the solid and liquid fractions of fermenter media. It was shown to yield reproducible quantitative results. More easily and rapidly obtained Brix determinations are routinely used at the Appleton distillery in Jamaica for dissolved solid content. These are found to show reasonable agreement with results obtained by the centrifugation method....