How to Choose a Moisture Analyzer

Moisture content affects the processability, shelf life, usability and quality of a product. Accurate moisture content determination therefore plays a key role in ensuring quality in many industries, including food. This well-structured guide offers expert advice to help you understand the key aspects to consider when selecting a moisture analyzer for your analysis.

When selecting a moisture analyzer, you may not be sure which one is the right one for your requirements, as there are so many different instruments on the market. Comparing specifications from datasheets is important, but choosing the right moisture analyzer for your specific application goes beyond these simple specifications. Measurement performance for your specific sample or ease of use in a 24/7 shift operation are just a couple of examples of criteria that cannot be found in a datasheet. Therefore, it is vital to understand the functionality and performance of the instrument from a holistic point of view. Consult the guide to find out how the following aspects should influence your purchasing decision:

  • Sample Type and Characteristics
  • Operators and Ease of Use
  • Data Management
  • Instrument Performance Testing
  • Service and Support
  • Optional Equipment and Accessories
  • Explanation of Technical Specifications