Determining Moisture Content in Food

Determining and Confirming Moisture Content in Food

As reported in Wikipedia, “Food moisture analysis involves the whole coverage of the food items in the world because foods are comprising a considerable amount of water rather than other ingredients.” Food Technology notes “Both moisture content and water activity… are important in formulating products for safety and stability.”  This post describes how benchtop moisture…

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Introducing the Elmasonic Select Line

Introducing the Elmasonic Select Line: Programmable Cleaning, Five Ultrasonic Modes

By Rachel Kohn | May 10, 2022

Elmasonic Select ultrasonic cleaners available from Tovatech feature 5 ultrasonic modes to simplify task setting and supervision for parts cleaning and maintenance, sample prep, and solvent degassing plus up to 4 commonly…

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Ultrasonic Cleaning Preserves New and Old Vinyl Records

By Rachel Kohn | March 26, 2022

A Sound Way to Clean Vinyl Records Why Audiophiles use Ultrasound to Maintain and Restore Fidelity The Wall Street Journal reports LP record popularity surged in the U.S., selling 41.7 million units,…

How to Select Dental Ultrasonic Cleaners

Ultrasonic Cleaner for Dental Instruments

By Rachel Kohn | January 14, 2022

An ultrasonic cleaner is one of the methods recommended by the Centers for Disease Control as the first step to remove tissue, blood and other contaminants from reusable instruments such as found in dental offices.

How to Use a Sonicator Bath for Sample Prep in Pharmaceutical Research

Ultrasonic Bath Sample Prep in Pharmaceutical Research

By Rachel Kohn | December 22, 2021

An ultrasonic cleaner employed as a sonicator bath can achieve rapid sample preparation while avoiding chemical degradation of the API due to excessive heat.

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Ultrasonic Energy Cleans Cannabis Equipment

By Bob Sandor | December 20, 2021

According to Fortune Business Insights, the global cannabis market is projected to grow from $28.266 billion in 2021 to $197.74 billion in 2028 at a CAGR of 32.04% in forecast period, 2021-2028. …

Explosion Proof Ultrasonic Cleaner Options

Explosion Proof Ultrasonic Cleaner Options

By Rachel Kohn | December 1, 2021

Great care must be taken when using flammable solvents such as isopropyl alcohol in an ultrasonic cleaner. Here are two approaches

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Ultrasonic Cleaner Frequency and Power

By Rachel Kohn | October 26, 2021

Understanding ultrasonic frequencies and ultrasonic power is important when selecting ultrasonic cleaning equipment

How to Safely Use a Solvent Cleaner

By Rachel Kohn | October 14, 2021

This post describes two procedures for using flammable solvents in an ultrasonic cleaning operation.

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How to Maintain Firearms with an Ultrasonic Gun Cleaner

By Bob Sandor | September 20, 2021

Investments in firearms by individuals and organizations can be substantial.  This post provides a  comprehensive tutorial on how to maintain firearms with an ultrasonic cleaner.  It offers you guidance on when and…

Avoid Product Damage by Ultrasonic Waves

Avoid Product Damage by Ultrasonic Waves

By Rachel Kohn | September 15, 2021

While properly operated and controlled ultrasonic cleaning is generally safe for a wide range of products, the key criterion being “properly operated.” This is a combination of the cleaning solution composition, bath temperature and the ultrasonic frequency employed. The guiding factor is the items being cleaned and what is being removed.

Solvent Ultrasonic Cleaning Helps Porvair Filtration Meet Customer Specs

By Bob Sandor | August 17, 2021

An explosion-proof ultrasonic cleaning system satisfies customers’ preferences for flammable solvents employed during initial cleaning processes for new and reconditioned stainless-steel filters, reports Jeff Bernier, Quality Manager at Porvair Filtration Group in…

How to Use Industrial Ultrasonic Cleaners for Heavy Parts Degreasing?

By Rachel Kohn | August 17, 2021

Heavy parts degreasing engines and other heavy, complex machinery components can be accomplished quickly and effectively by cavitation action in industrial ultrasonic cleaners. This post provides guidance on the benefits of ultrasonic cleaning,…