In this modern, digital world consumer product experiences are rapidly communicated to a global audience. More than ever before, the value of a brand is reflected in the quality and consistency of every single product introduced into the marketplace despite the possible variation in the raw material quality or the production process. The production of alcoholic beverages with consistent taste and quality requires experience and quality control at all stages of production, from raw material inspection to final product analysis.
BUCHI understands how to assist the manufacturers of alcoholic beverages in meeting your goals and offers solutions for the entire production cycle.
|Production cycle step||Sample matrix||Analyte||Analysis technology|
|Raw material||e.g. barley, hops, grapes||Moisture, protein, nitrogen, alpha and beta bitter acid, storage index||NIRSolutions|
|Malt, grains||Total nitrogen, soluble nitrogen, moisture, acid, alcohol, starch||NIRSolutions|
|Final product||Wine, beer, spirits||Alcohol, ethyl carbamate, volatile acids, sulfur dioxide, protein||Steam distillation, Kjeldahl,
solid phase extraction (SPE)
For more than 50 years, BUCHI has been developing ingenious solutions for direct steam distillation and Kjeldahl applications. Our solutions include innovative products for the entire process workflow, customized application support, practical apps, and professional maintenance. Tailor-made hardware, software support, and precalibrations underpin the NIRSolutions concept.
Explore BUCHI’s solutions covering
- the broadest range of applications for steam distillation (alcohol, SO2, volatile acids, protein)
- more than 50 years of experience in protein determination according to Kjeldahl
- combined parallel solid phase extraction (SPE) and parallel evaporation for the determination of ethyl carbamate
- the multi-component quality check of raw materials and final products applying the NIR technology
- the real-time in-line process monitoring enabled by NIR, VIS and camera sensors
By collaborating closely with our customers, we do everything in our power to make our products, systems, solutions, applications and services as sustainable as possible for people and the environment.
Voice of the customer:
“The solution for Kjeldahl as well as sulfur dioxide determination in one single instrument is excellent. Moreover the support for application development is very much appreciated.”
Dr. S.S. Marwaha, Chief Executive Officer,
Punjab Biotechnology Incubator, India.