Very useful in textile industry to check the starch content in terms of percentage in sizing paste.
- Used to determining the concentration of oil in water emulsions and transparent solutions.
- Hand held refractometer is used to detect concentration of any solution.
- Portable in size and can be carried from place to place.
- Reduce the risk of health hazards arising from incorrect concentrations – soluble oils.
- To economise the use of water base cutting fluids and grinding fluids.