Plant-based drink production

The consumption of plant-based drinks is steadily growing in most parts of the world, meeting consumers’ focus on a healthier diet, animal welfare and more sustainable food. Alfa Laval offers a variety of processing equipment for all kinds of raw material from soy and oat to almonds, rice and beyond.

Typical plant-based drinks process

No two producers are the same, but the requirement for high-quality processing equipment is unanimous across the industry. Below you can see an example of a typical plant-based drinks process. Depending on the raw materials you have available, we can make a recommendation for a process solution tailored/suited for your particular plant-based drink production with focus on reliability, optimization of water and energy consumption and getting the most out of your raw material.

Oat milk extraction process


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