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Specific Mechanical Energy (SME)

Aquafeeds

A look at the SME controlled extrusion process

A study was conducted using a Twin-Screw Extruder equipped with Specific Mechanical Energy (SME) and Density Control valves, to determine the effect of SME on the water stability of shrimp feeds. Further research is needed to evaluate the performance.