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#1 chebar

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Posted 18 March 2013 - 04:21 AM

Hi guys,

Could you help me out on the topic on moisture pick up of sugar during storage? Can you share your experience or some links that discusses moisture pick of sugar.

Thanks in advance.



#2 MQA

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Posted 22 March 2013 - 10:25 AM

I am intrigued by your question. What do you mean exactly?

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#3 Charles.C

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 10:52 AM

Hi guys,

Could you help me out on the topic on moisture pick up of sugar during storage? Can you share your experience or some links that discusses moisture pick of sugar.

Thanks in advance.


Dear chebar,

i am guessing you mean white sugar.

Maybe some comments of interest in these documents -

Attached File  a3a1-Sugar (raw and refined) - Cargo Handbook - the world's largest cargo transport guidelines website.pdf   131.8KB   9 downloads
Attached File  a3a2 - white sugar.pdf   243.69KB   15 downloads
Attached File  a3a3 - sugar storage, humidity effect.pdf   461.49KB   13 downloads
Attached File  a3a4 - oligosaccharides. hygroscopic properties.pdf   774.37KB   13 downloads

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#4 Bojan

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Posted 28 March 2013 - 01:55 PM

Hi guys,

Could you help me out on the topic on moisture pick up of sugar during storage? Can you share your experience or some links that discusses moisture pick of sugar.

Thanks in advance.


Hello mate,
we are using magnesium stearate in our production of powdered sugar, it helps against lump forming.
We didnt have any problem with crystal sugar and moisture.




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