Phytochemindo Inaugurated New Spray Dryer
as an industry engaged in the production of medicinal plant extracts as well as
supplying the pharmaceutical industry, cosmetic, food and beverage to make
innovations in the manufacturing process extracts of natural materials. More
recently, Phytochemindo inaugurates new spray dryer on February 24, 2015.
This facility was inaugurated by Mr. Patrick Kalona as Director of PT.
Phytochemindo witnessed by the board of directors and employees of the company.
drying technology is now commonly used by industry in the manufacture of powdered
drinks. This technology utilizes the ability of the
spray dryer spray tool to change the basic material in the form of a liquid
into dry powder. Besides being used for the manufacture of instant powder
drink, spray dryer is also used for the manufacture of pharmaceuticals,
vitamins, minerals, and proteins.
of spray dryer has advantages because it
produce high-quality products and lower levels of nutrition
damage. In addition, changes in color, smell and taste can be minimized so that
the quality of the resulting material remains excellent. This is possible because the temperature of the products handled by the relatively low spray dryer and drying into powder
material occurs very quickly.
of spray dryer is spraying liquid through an atomizer. The liquid will be
passed into the hot gas flow in a tube. As a result, the water droplets can
evaporate very quickly and what is left is a dry
powder or powder with homogeneous size, water content is low, nutritional
quality is maintained.
The spray drying technology used by Phytochemindo is for drying extracts from natural materials in
the form of liquid or oleoresin containing phytochemical compounds. The
utilization of this technology is expected to meet the needs of food and pharmaceutical, cosmetics industry in the
preparation of finished product innovations
that is currently very diverse. With the presence of this spray dryer it is expected to be
able to increase the quantity, quality, innovation and production standards
extracts of native medicinal plants from Indonesia.