Ethanol BioFuel

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LT-NIR Analysis of Ethanol

A Complete Measurement Solution - Raw Materials to Final Product

Get quick and easy measurements of your ASTM D 4806 Fuel Ethanol Properties. LT-NIR analysis of Ethanol takes only seconds. Whether you need an online ethanol analyzer or a benchtop analyzer, Verum Analytics has the solution.

ParaFuel Ethanol analyzers can also do measurements on raw materials for ethanol production, as well as analysis of ethanol process parameters for greater process control, higher efficiency, throughput, and profitability. LT-NIR can also measure critical properties of Cellulosic Ethanol feedstock and production. If you are supplying or purchasing ethanol fuel blends the Parafuel can provide rapid validation of Ethanol content and many other fuel properties. .

The ParaFuel Ethanol Analyzer provides a very low cost per measurement for ASTM 4806 listed properties as well as many other raw material and in process analysis. The analyzers are easy to use and provides results in seconds.Below are just some of the properties Parafuel systems can measure for you in the lab and in-process. Contact us for more information regarding your specific requirements.

Analysis of Fuel Ethanol ASTM D4806 Properties

ASTM Method
Ethanol volume %
Methanol, volume %
Solvent-washed gum, mg/100 ml
Water content, volume %
Denaturant content, volume %

Additional properties below:

Raw Materials Analysis

  • Moisture
  • Starch
  • Protein
  • Oil
  • Fiber
  • Ash
  • and more

Ethanol Process Measurements

Monitor all phases of ethanol production in real time. Take measurements directly of mash, grind, fermentation, distillation and final product. LT-NIR helps plants control and optimize production through better understanding of their processes. Measurements include:

  • Ethanol
  • Glucose
  • Maltose
  • Lactic acid
  • Acetic acid
  • Glycerol
  • Brix
  • Dextrins
  • % Solids
  • Fermentation Progress

See more details about Process NIR Systems here

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Watch our short introductory video and see how we can help you with your measurement requirements.

Have a question about a measurement? Contact our applications department with your details.