Abstract: This method determines the apparent dry substance of molasses using a hydrometer (sometime known as a Brix spindle).
Where the soluble solids present are mainly sucrose, a hydrometer can be used to estimate the content of these solids.
Online Access to ICUMSA Method GS4-15 (1994)
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