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Spray Drying

May 7, 2024 smitsa 0

Spray drying is a widely used industrial process for transforming liquid feedstock into dried particulate forms, commonly powders. It involves atomizing a liquid into droplets, […]

Guar gum and xanthan gum are often used in ice lollies and ice cream.

What is Xanthan Gum?

February 7, 2024 smitsa 1

Xanthan gum sounds like a planet straight out of science fiction but it is one of the most useful and surprisingly common materials to be […]

Culinary variety of fats on white background. Stability of edible oils is a key necessity where ever they are used.

The Stability of Edible Oils

September 13, 2023 smitsa 0

Edible oils stability preoccupies many product developers using these ingredients in their recipes and formulations. Oxidative stability of an oil is an important quality factor […]

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What is Gluten-Free Pasta?

April 16, 2023 smitsa 0

Gluten-free pasta is the answer to all those people who suffer with coeliac disease and cannot process gluten.  It has become now a lifestyle choice […]

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Demineralized Whey

January 28, 2023 smitsa 0

Demineralized whey is whey that has had a significant proportion of minerals removed. There are various degrees of demineralization but levels of 35%, 70% and […]

Industrial salting of herring. Lots of salted fish. Example of fermented fish.

Fermented Fish Products

December 13, 2022 smitsa 0

Fermented fish products usually come in two forms, pastes and sauces but you could add a third which is salted fish too. They’ve been consumed […]