Filtering juices protects quality, extends shelf life, and preserves flavor.
Filter aids are used for removing sediment, clarifying the juice, and reducing the number of micro organisms (including spoilage organisms), to protect product.
Imerys offers a range of perlite and Diatomaceous earth filter aids for early stage coarse filtration to polish filtration in final steps of juice processing. Imerys filter aids can be used to recover juices from lees as well. The DE and perlite filter aids come in a range of permeabilities to aid in achieving the required clarity. Our perlite filter aids and acid washed LS grades (Low Soluble DE filter aids) are good options for customers with ultra low metals specifications in their finished product.
To find out how our products can help your products and processes please contact us