WHY MEASURE INVERT SUGAR ? – BACKGROUND Inverted sugar syrup, also called invert syrup is essentially sugar in water. Invert sugar is a mixture of the monosaccharides glucose, and fructose, that is made by hydrolytic saccharification of the disaccharide sucrose. This mixture’s optical rotation is opposite to that of the original sugar, which is why […]
Changes to the European Pharmacopoeia Essential Oils regarding Optical Rotation Measurements / Polarimeter Measurements In April 2022 there is a change coming to the European Pharmacopoeia regarding the measurement of essential oils such as Sweet Orange Oil. The revised monograph requires that samples now need to be measured in a 0.1 dm (10mm) length cell […]
Cleaning a Polarimeter Sample Cell – Video Transcript Video location: Polarimeter Sample Cell Cleaning Procedures This video gives a brief overview of the proper method of cleaning a Rudolph polarimeter cell. This video is relevant to; 40T Temptrol polarimeter cell supplied with the Autopol IV-T, V, V plus and VI – 40T Polarimeter cell is […]
Incorporating this system into our laboratory has been like adding another employee. It saves time while ensuring accurate results, and is extremely user-friendly. In addition, I’ve found that Rudolph Research Analytical goes the extra mile to ensure their customer is satisfied with their product and their service. I would highly recommend this equipment and this company to any lab as busy as ours…
…I have been extremely pleased with the Autopol (Polarimeter) instruments over the years…As expected, our refurbished Autopol II has been reliable and easy to use. I should add that your personal visit to help us set up the instrument was very helpful and illustrated to me that Rudolph Research stands behind its products.