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Method GS7-9 (1994)


The Determination of Moisture in Filter Cake by Oven Drying – Accepted


1 Scope and Field of Application

This method describes the procedure for the determination of moisture in the wet filter cake from rotary vacuum filters used in the cane processing industry (General Subject 7).

The result of the determination expressed as % moisture in filter cake in conjunction with % polarisation and % fibre in filter cake is used to assess filter efficiency.


Online Access to ICUMSA Method GS7-9 (1994)

Access to the online Version of ICUMSA Method ICUMSA Method GS7-9 (1994) can be obtained from the Sugar Industry Website, operated by Bartens. The online access for two years costs EUR30 (+ 19 % VAT for German and EU citicens without EU VAT No.).