Processing Technologies

FRUTECH International has strategic alliances with prestigious Colleges, Universities and Research Institutues to help us improve our services and solutions.

FRUTECH is the official representant of INQUINAT S.A. in the USA, Mexico, Central America and The Caribbean.

Our technologies include state of the art engineering for juice processing plants [1], water treatment and pesticide management in citrus oils [2]. We are able to offer tailored systems and designs according the needs of each client.

[1] The INQUINAT experience on Ion Exchange and Membranes field has allow it to extend the application of these technologies to improve the quality of fruit juices referred to acidity content, color, flavor and the conservation times of them. The technologies applied are: microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration and reverse osmosis.

Despite of the major of these plants are used for lemon, orange, white grape, apple concentration, mango, pineapple, the list can be increased for another species and by-products.

[2] The pesticide management in citrus oil allows us to clean and remove some pesticides without jeopardize the quality of the citrus oil or concentrated citrus oil. The resins technology works perfectly by adsorption and does not need of any heat system or an expensive supercritical fluid extraction. The pesticides that can be removed are the following:

  • Ortho-Phenylphenate
  • Imazalil
  • Prochloraz
  • Pyrimethanil
  • Chloropyriphos 

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C.P. B1650DUF
San Martín, Buenos Aires. Argentina
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