Research & Development
Abul Khair Tobacco’s operation is supported by a modern laboratory and research development center.
The research development center is well equipped with state of art equipment like Skalar continuous flow analyzer for quick moisture balances the measurement of Nicotine, Sugar, Chloride and moisture.
We are among the few cigarette manufactures in Bangladesh who acquired the latest Multi-Port Smoking machine.
We also acquired Quantum – Plus quality equipment for testing the cigarette Weight, Size, Density profile, Moisture & Pressure drop.
We have the QTM MACHINE for monitoring the cigarette filter.
For GLT we acquired Cardwell Stem tester, Ro-top testing Sieve Shaker, Brabender Ovens, Cardwell Size tester.
|Abul Khair’s newly built GLT plant is supported by a modern laboratory . Laboratory Is well equipped with state-of-the-art equipments like Skalar Continuous Flow Analyser, Quick moisture balance for measurements of Nicotine, Sugars, Chloride and moisture. Abul Khair’s quality system ensures thorough checks on all finished products for their particle distribution, moisture and chemistry are determined by equipments of international standard with the help of a team of trained personnel. Consistent International quality is our aim.
Cardwell Stem tester: is used to determine the total stem content in lamina. The Cardwell Stem tester is equipped with basket 3/4″‘ discs to set up the standard of the tower’s air flow. (coresta method). Pilot Tube Dwyer n¡ 400 air velocity meter.
Ro-tap testing Sieve Shaker (model B): is used to determine the objectionable stem content in lamina.
Cardwell Size tester: consist of a band feed, four sieving trays and a line collecting pan. For testing sizes of tobacco strips (degradation).
Brabender Ovens: are used for individual tests or series of tests to determine the moisture percentage of tobacco. The Brabender method is called quick check.
Hearson Oven: is used for series of tests to determine the final moisture percentage of the tobacco.
Precision Oven: is used for series of tests to determine the final moisture percentage of the tobacco.
Willey Mills: are used to grind tobacco for moisture test.