AVEKA Group specializes in
particle processing technology
offering contract manufacturing and custom
research and development services

View Other Portfolio
CapabilitiesEncapsulation / Microencapsulation ServicesParticle / Micro Bead MakingParticle Coating & Particle Surface ModificationParticle DispersionsParticle Grinding & MillingParticle Spray DryingParticle DryingCharacterization ServicesParticle Food ProcessingAdditional Particle ProcessingPortfolioView Our Portfolio Printable PagePrintable Page Email This PageEmail This Page

Prilling of Phytosterols for Food Application

Prilling of Phytosterols for Food Application
[click to enlarge]
Prilling of Phytosterols for Food Application
  Project Overview:
AVEKA's customer had a need for their phytosterols to be delivered in a spherical bead form and the spherical bead needed to be in a defined particle size range for a food application.

AVEKA Solution:
AVEKA performed pilot work to determine the proper way to handle this high-melting material and the proper equipment parameters to achieve the desired particle size distribution at optimum rates. Once a satisfactory pilot prototype was made, the project then moved on to AVEKA's large scale food grade production.
AVEKA employed its high-temperature liquid handling and bead-making expertise in order to achieve a product that was superior to existing products.
The client is now a recurring production customer because of AVEKA's ability to consistently meet their needs.

Project Points:
  • Material Used: Phytosterols
  • Process: Prilling
  • Industry Use: Food Application
  • Scale:  Pilot Process Development to Large Scale Production
  • Project Requirements: Spherical Form and Defined Particle Range
Request Quote
© 2011,aveka.comSite created byThomasNet Web Solutions