Applications

Industries
Uses
Functions
Frozen Foods
Ice cream, soft serves, frozen cakes
Water retention: ice crystal inhibitor; stabilizer
Bakery
Bread, cakes, pastry icing
Dough improvement greater moisture retention; prolonged shelf life.
Processed Cheese
Cottage cheese, cream cheese
Increases the yield of curd solids; improves tenderness.
Dairy Products
Yogurts, desserts, mousses
Inhibits when separation; keeps texture after sterilization.
Dressing and Sauces
Salad cream, pickles, barbecue relish
Cold water dispersible, acid resistant emulsion stabilizer.
Instant Mixes
Pudding, sauce, dessert, beverage
Fast, cold dispersible thickening and texturing agent.
Canned Foods
Pet foods, corned beef, baby foods
Reduces splash while filling; viscosity control; prevention of fat migration.
Beverages
Cocoa drink, fruit nectar, sugarless beverage
Acid resistant thickening and suspending agent
Animal Feeding
Veterinary preparation, calf milk
replace
Suspending agent; granulating agent.

Pharmaceuticals

Industries
Uses
Functions
Pharmaceutical laboratories
Laxatives
Tooth paste
Slimming aids
Gastric hyperacidity
Bulking agent.
Gel / Paste Consistency Uniform
Bulk forming appetite depressant.
Synergistic activity with bismuth salt.
Sustained release drugs
Hyperglycemia
Diabetic treatment
Cholesterol
Vitamin preparation
High resorptivity of drugs.
Insulin reduction.
Reduction of urinary glucose loss.
Reducing aid.
Stable water soluble suspension.

Cosmetics

Industries
Uses
Functions
Cosmetics Ointments
Lotions
Tablets
Hair Shampoos
Hair Conditioner
Thickening agent.
Gives unctuousness.
Disintegrating and granulating agent.
Detergent – compatible thickener.
Protective colloid, film forming agent.

Technical

Industries
Uses
Functions
Oil well drilling Drilling fluids hydraulic fracturing Control of : Water loss, viscosity. Suspension turbulence
Textile Printing Cotton, rayon, silk, wool sizing. Reduces warp breakage; reduce dusting film forming; thickening for dye.
Paper Wrapping paper, Kraft, photographic paper, filter Replaces hemicelluloses, increases strength, fold pick, pulp hydration retention of fines; decreases porosity.
Mining Concentration of ore filtration Flocculating and settling agent; filter aid.
Explosives Stick explosives, blasting slurries Water proofing; gelling agent.
Water treatment Industrial water, drink water Coagulant aid, food approved.
Tobacco Reconstitution of fragmented tobacco Binding agent, strengthening agent.
Coal Mining Coal suspension, shock impregnation Friction reducing, suspending agent.
Fire Fighting Water for fighting fires Friction reducing, dispersion and direction control.
Ceramics Enamels, electro ceramics Fixing, binding, thickening agent
Photography Emulsions, gelatin solution Gelling, hardening agent.
Synthetic resins Polymerization, suspension, collagen dispersion Thickening, binding agent.