Total fat determination in meat products by Hot Extraction
A simple and fast procedure for fat determination is introduced. The sample is hydrolyzed with the HydrolEx H-506, followed by an extraction with the FatExtractor E-500 Hot Extraction. The total fat content is determined gravimetrically, after the extract has been dried to a constant weight.
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The FatExtractor E-500 is designed for quick and compliant fat extraction. Readily adapt your FatExtractor E-500 to changing needs with the interchangeable glass assembly and execute extractions according to Soxhlet, Randall or Twisselmann.
If you perform acid hydrolysis as a sample preparation step for total fat determination, discover HydrolEx H-506 as a complementary and robust addition to your FatExtractor E-500. Benefit from a smooth, safe process with convenient system handling.
Food Analysis Champion Guide Book
This guidebook offers a comprehensive summary of how NIR and reference methods, such as fat extraction and the Kjeldahl method for protein determination, are used at all steps in the food processing chain. Get a detailed overview of the techniques, including sample preparation, regulatory measures, troubleshooting, FAQs, and case-specific studies.