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AACC International Approved Methods -AACC Method 80-51.01. Solids in Syrups -- Refractometer Method

AACC International Approved Methods

Sugars

AACCI Method 80-51.01
Solids in Syrups -- Refractometer Method

VIEW METHOD

Objective
This method determines the amount of solids in syrups and liquid samples containing no undissolved solids. The method is not accurate when applied to low-grade sugar products, molasses, and other materials containing large quantities of nonsugar solids, but is extensively used for approximate results.