STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN — Perten announced on June 2 that its Inframatic 9500 NIR Grain Analyzer was officially approved by the BEV (Bundesamt für Eich- und Vermessungswesen), the national metrology institute providing scientific and technical services in Austria.

BEV has evaluated the IM 9500 and concluded that it meets the requirements for official determination of moisture. With this approval, number 3904/2013, the IM 9500 can be used for moisture testing in commercial grain trading in Austria.

“The IM 9500 is officially approved in many markets, including countries such as the USA, Australia and Germany. With the approval from BEV our Austrian customers can benefit from the improved performance and ease of use that the IM 9500 brings,” said Henrik Andrén, business area manager for grain at Perten.