Healthy snacking

If you have been counting calories while eating your favourite snack, then stop, ’cause the food industry is making your snacking experience deliciously healthy!! By Debarati Das:Let’s begin with a quiz. What tops the list of being lip-smackingly delicious but finds itself at the bottom of health parameters? A snack !!A food entity which is equally loved by all age categories but is finding itself at the fringes of discretion by health-conscious buyers. Health and snacks do not usually fit in a same sentence and the increased awareness on health and healthy living is further driving snack items off the bucket list of many buyers as people are looking for natural, healthy, authentic snacking options to fill their palate. Read More


Rusan’s Double Cone Blender is an efficient and versatile machine for mixing dry powder and granules homogeneously. All contact parts are made out of stainless 304 or 316 quality material. Two third of the volume of the Double Cone Blender is filled to ensure proper mixing. The conical shape at both ends of the blender enables uniform mixing and easy discharge. Suitable size of butterfly valve at one end and hole with openable cover at other end. Hand wheel will be provided for manual tilting of cone. Read More


Picarro Inc introduces Picarro G2307 formaldehyde gas concentration analyzer for field or laboratory deployment. The G2307 formaldehyde gas concentration analyzer guarantees an impressive drift specification of ±1.5 parts-per-billion (ppb) over 24 hours of continuous operation. Additionally, the Picarro device shatters previous measurement specifications with a new world-class low-detection limit of 300 parts-per-trillion (ppt). It provides long-term stability, continuous, real-time measurement of formaldehyde gas requiring infrequent calibration and low maintenance. Read More

Peak Scientific has unveiled a new addition to its Solaris Nitrogen range – new Solaris XE. It can deliver up to 35 L/min, at purity levels of up to 99.5 percent making it the ideal gas solution for LC-MS (Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry).With variable purity in relation to outlet flow and pressure, the Solaris XE is also capable of supplying Compact MS instruments or multiple ELSD (Evaporative Light Scattering Detector) instruments simultaneously. Read More