Membrane Processing: Dairy and Beverage Applications

Membrane Processing: Dairy and Beverage Applications

by Adnan Y. Tamime
     
 

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This book extensively reviews the dairy, beverage and distilled spirits applications of membrane processing techniques. The four main techniques of membrane filtration are covered: microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration and reverse osmosis.

The book is divided into four informal sections. The first part provides an overview of membrane technology,

Overview

This book extensively reviews the dairy, beverage and distilled spirits applications of membrane processing techniques. The four main techniques of membrane filtration are covered: microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration and reverse osmosis.

The book is divided into four informal sections. The first part provides an overview of membrane technology, including the main scientific principles; the major membrane types and their construction; cleaning and disinfection; and historical development. The second part focuses on dairy applications including liquid and fermented milks; cheese; whey; and milk concentrates. The third part of the book addresses beverage applications including mineral waters, fruit juices and sports drinks, and the final part looks at membrane filtration in the production of beers, wines and spirits.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
“In summary, a very worthwhile addition to the series that provides an excellent source for those working with this technology.” (International Journal of Dairy Technology, 3 August 2013)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781444333374
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/18/2013
Series:
Society of Dairy Technology Series
Pages:
370
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

A.Y. Tamime is a Consultant in Dairy Science and Technology, Ayr, UK. He is the Series Editor of the SDT’s Technical Book Series.

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