GUM ARABIC / GUM ACACIA

Group

Adhesive Agent, Coating Agent, Emulsifier, Foam Stabiliser, Hydrocolloid, Suspension Aid, Thickening Agent

Application

Bakery, Beverage, Chewing Gum, Confectionery, Cosmetics, Dairy, Dietary Supplement, Flavor + Fragrance, Food, Personal Care, Petfood, Pharma, Print Industry, Pyrotechnics, Technical

Origin

Gum Arabic is an odourless wood resin of normally hazelnut to walnut size that can be gathered in Northern Africa. The resin may form round to tear-shaped, light-yellow to reddish-yellow pieces. Gum Arabic readily dissolves in cold water, is odour- and tasteless and weakly acid (pH at 4.5).

Function

Emulsifier in oil-water-systems, glazing and coating agent in candies, clearing agent in wine and beer, thickener in liquid systems and many more.

Qualities

Cleaned pieces

Granulate in different particle sizes

Mechanical grinded powders

Spraydried, dust-free, agglomerated powders

Packaging

25 kg bags

25 kg drums

Big Bags