In view of the changed status of the Sugar sector and also taking into account of the achievements and contributions made by Sugar Technology Mission (STM), its activities have now been taken over by the Sugar Technology Unit (STU). STU now play a catalytic role in representing all the inter-ministerial activities with regard to sugar technology and active member of central and state government committees and bodies. As of now, the following are the on-going technology projects of the Sugar Technology Unit for their trial and evaluation.
NIR Technique for online estimation of sugar
Ethyl Lactate from Molasses
Cane juice clarification through use of membrane separation technology to produce refined sugar.