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Started by admin, September 19, 2012, 09:35:43 am
QuoteHas anyone ever acid-washed yeast? The idea is that bacteria can't survive very acidic pH's, but yeast is unaffected.It occurred to me yesterday that Star San if an effective sanitiser because it is an acid, and it's no-rinse as it doesn't kill yeast.So, could yeast be acid washed with Star San solution?
QuoteI remembered this site before when researching this subject,http://www.birkocorp.com/brewery/white-papers/coming-clean-a-new-method-of-washing-yeast-with-chlorine-dioxide/
QuoteStarsan ends up as a yeast nutrient in the fermenter'
QuoteVery early to be up on a Saturday morning lads!
QuoteI'm not going to argue about it but I've seen that on multiple sites...
QuoteYou could get some nitric or some hydrochloric and do it with that, but is it really worth it?
QuoteFootnote: To buy CA just don't look like a druggie in the health food shop. The one I was in said "We keep it round the back, out od sight", as druggies buy it; "to clean their needles"FFS! no wonder we have an aids problem when the sensient IV users want to sanitise their kit and industry/shops make it difficult/[endrant]