~Avocado is a seasonal fruit with important nutraceutical and cosmeceutical properties.
~This process technology involves spray drying avocado pulp homogenized with acidulant, emulsifier and encapsulating agent, at optimized conditions of inlet temperature, feed flow rate and encapsulator concentration.
~High quality avocado powder, stable for more than three months at room temperature is obtained.
~This product will ensure year round demand for avocado fruits, as also supply of the value added Spray Dried Avocado Powder, which is convenient to use and transport.
~There is a promising market both within India and abroad for this product.
~The Cost:Benefit ratio is 1:1.78.