The process technologies involved in the production of lecithin are as diverse as the variety of different lecithin products available.The drying technology plays an important part in producing lecithin. Based on the know-how of GIG Karasek, and using our technology and equipment it is possible to produce a purified lecithin mixture oil.
Three factors have a major influence on the production of lecithin of the highest quality level:
- Optimum residence time during drying
- Immediate cooling after drying step
- Minimal heat input
The drying of the lecithin can be handled in horizontal or vertical thin film driers. Here you can read more about how the thin film dryer is working. If you are interested in such a dryer, don´t hesitate to contact us.