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Teaser Tobacco Expansion
For tobacco expansion nitrogen and carbon dioxide are used.
Revised Customer process tobacco expansion in the Food & Beverages sector
Optimising the product properties
In the cigarette industry it is usual to expand tobacco and thus increase its filling ability. The tobacco is impregnated with a volatile medium (expansion medium) and subsequently warmed to expel the medium. The associated increase in the volume of the expansion medium causes the expansion of the tobacco.
Revised Application technology tobacco expansion in the Food & Beverages sector
Tobacco expansion with gas
For tobacco expansion, nitrogen and carbon dioxide are used