• XANTHAN GUM

  • Xanthan Gumxanthan gum

    It is a thickeners, viscosifying agent with super suspension powder used   as preservative stabilizer in water based and dry powder formulations.   Xanthan Gum is used   in a large number of applications as a suspending agent and emulsion stabilizer   for sauces and dressings a foam enhancer in some dairy desserts and in bakery   and pastry as an improver of doughs volume.

    Available Grades:-

    Xanthan Gum ( Regular Grade )

    Xanthan Gum ( Cosmetic Grade )

    Xanthan Gum ( Food & Pharma Grade )

    Properties :-

    Appearance                                        White to Cream yellowish free powder

    Soluble in Water                                 Yes

    Packing                                               25 kg bag or Cartoon

    Mesh                                                   200 and 80

    Application:-

    Ice-Creams/Sorbet/Popsicles:

    It is useful to stabilize ice creams especially in short time, high temperature processes preventing any variation in viscosity. It gives a dry feel and slows melt down in ice creams, sorbets and popsicles.

    Bakery:

    Adding it to the dough increases yield, gives better/softer texture, improves handling and increases shelf life.

    Pet Food:

    Its ability to act as a thickener proves useful as a process aid during pet food production.

    Meat:

    In meat products, it acts as a lubricant and also prevents loss of weight during storage by binding moisture.

    Paper Industry:

    It is used as a wet end additive in the papermaking process. It improves sheet formation and physical properties.

    Mining Industry:

    It aids in the ore concentration process by depressing gangue material during froth flotation. As a settling agent it improves the settling rate of suspended solids in slimes. It lumps together small particles in slimes resulting in better filtration.

    Cosmetics:

    It thickens creams and lotions.

    Explosives:

    It is added to explosive mixes as its ability to swell and seal out water helps retains the properties of the mix even in wet conditions.

    Oil well drilling:

    It acts as a stabilizer and is used to control water flow and the flow of drilling mud.

     

     

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