Measuring density of milk of lime in the classifier, pipelines or tanks

The quality of the milk of lime has to be monitored in several stages to achieve better purification results and an optimized process. The Berthold measurement system based on microwave technology helps sugar mills worldwide control the concentration of milk of lime by an online measurement - either in the pipeline or in process tanks such as classifiers.

Customer benefits

  • Online density measurement
  • Precise and representative real-time data for improved process control
  • Optimum purification results
  • Cost efficient use of lime stone



  • State-of-the-art microwave measurement
  • No maintenance required
  • Very accurate and repeatable measurement
  • Installation options for pipes and tanks


Measurement solutions for the sugar industry Industry brochure

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LB 565 Brix and concentration measurement with microwaves Product brochure

English | PDF | 2.8 MB

Berthold's Measurement Solution

MicroPolar Brix LB 565

Measurement of Brix, dry substance, density, and concentration with Micro-Polar Brix – the microwave analyzer for the sugar industry