Food & Feed Ingredients
Ascorbic Acid is also known as ascorbic and ascorbate, L-ascorbic acid. It is natural water-soluble vitamin (Vitamin C). The product is a potent reducing and antioxidant agent that functions in fighting bacterial infections, in detoxifying reactions, and in the formation of collagen in fibrous tissue, teeth, bones, connective tissue, skin, and capillaries. Apart from the food industry, it has other applications like in photo development, some specialized scientific applications, personal care products & cosmetics, plastic manufacturing and water purification.
Citric acid is widely used as a flavoring, as an acidifier and chelating agent. The most common uses of citric acid are as a preservative, flavoring agent emulsifying agent in food and beverages such as soft drinks, ice creams, etc. The product is also used in pharmaceutical & cosmetic, pharmaceutical & polymer industries, water treatment and other industrial applications.
Corn (Maize) Starch
Corn starch is also known as maize starch and mostly used as key food ingredient in food industry. Additionally, the product is also employed in the industrial adhesive production, key component in various cosmetics, oral pharma products, etc.
Dextrose Monohydrate is a pure crystallized dextrose. The product is used as a sweetener, a fermentation substrate, a humectant or a carrier in a large scope of applications such as confectionery, bakery, snacks, beverages and dairy products.
Liquid Glucose (Corn Syrup)
Corn syrup is an edible syrup and commercially known as glucose liquid. The product is mostly used in confectionary, soft drinks, soften the texture of food, and enhance the flavor of edible/food products.
Malt Extract Liquid/ Powder
Malt extract powder/liquid is extensively used for the production of health drinks, nutrious food, beverages, confectionaries, bakery products, pharmaceuticals and food products.
Phosphoric acid 85% Food Grade
Phosphoric acid 85% food grade is widely used to regulate pH value, as a food additive in packaged food & beverage products. The product is also employed in pharma sector, as it is a key ingredient in OTC medicines and others.
Sodium bicarbonate is commercially known as sodium hydrogen carbonate and baking soda. In food & beverage industry, the product is used as an additive to regulative acidity, increase the product shelf life. The product is used throughout industry, it buffers, neutralizes, provides a source of CO2, and acts as a catalyst in multiple processes. Fire extinguishers use sodium bicarbonate in order to smother the flames.
Ammonium bicarbonate is used as a baking powder, in some food processing applications, in cough syrups and as antacid. It also has uses as a fertilizer, pH buffer, and reagent in chemical laboratories. In the industry, it is used in the manufacture of dyes, pharmaceuticals, catalysts, ceramics, fire-retardants, plastics and other products.
Sorbitol 70% NC BP/USP
Sorbitol 70% NC is a hydrogenated dextrose non-crystalline aqueous solution. The product is used in the production of tobacco, cosmetics, pharma, as a bulking agent for sugar-free solutions & syrups, etc.
Guar Gum is commercially known as guaran. The product is extensively used in food & feed and industrial applications.
Dextrin is mostly employed in food industry as additive & enhancer, as a coating agent in textiles & paper, thickening agent in pharma sector, etc.Note: