Moisture content and water activity have to do with water, but the distinction isn’t always clear. Is one better than the other? Fortunately, it doesn't have to be complicated. Learn why to measure moisture content and water activity.
With water activity’s greater popularity in pharmaceutical has come new regulations and standards. The latest related standard—US Pharmacopeia (USP) General Chapter <922> “Water Activity”—has been finalized was published in May 2021.
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DVS moisture sorption isotherms and food stability