Often I’m asked “What is Karl Fischer titration?” I’m always somewhat reticent to answer. If I can’t quickly change the subject I revert to a simple explanation, that even I (being somewhat challenged as a chemist) can understand. The explanation seems to help the novice understand Karl Fischer.Read More
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People often ask me, “How Many Ways are there to Measure Moisture?”
I’ll try to give you the answer and a quick description of the four main ways.
Because we at CSC Scientific provide test equipment for both on and off line moisture testing we have a unique and non-biased perspective on the question of on-line vs off-line. We developed six useful keys that can be used to resolve the dilemma of choosing between on-line and off-line moisture testing.
On a regular basis I’m asked the question; “How accurate is this moisture balance?”
The questioner asks for the answer in terms of percent moisture. When I answer “it depends”, I always get the unspoken response, “Why did I ask this stupid idiot?”