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Distillation vessel

Level measurement in a distillation vessel

Process data

Measuring task
Level measurement
Measuring point
Tank
Measuring range up to
3 m
Medium
Solvent/water mixture
Process temperature
+40 ... +60 °C
Process pressure
-1 … +3 bar
Special challenges
Foam

Application

Solvents are used in the pharmaceutical industry for extracting active ingredients. They are then recovered via evaporation in a high-vacuum distillation vessel. After the solvent has been removed from the pharmaceutical product by evaporation, it is further processed. Reliable level measurement is required in the distillation vessel for process control.

Your benefit

Reliable
Optimised distillation process through a reliable measurement
Cost effective
Simple installation saves time and costs
User friendly
Output of additional measured values


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Level and pressure measurement for pharmaceutical industry

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