Arabic Gum / Al -Manna Food Grade - US
Product under Wholesale, price is discounted according to quantity.Note that we pack the purchased amount together in 1 pack, no separate packing.Food Grade.Other names: Gum Acacia.Cold Water Soluble. TIC PretestedÂ® Gum Arabic Spray Dry Powder is produced from the exudate from acacia trees. Gum Arabic Spray Dry Powder is used in flavor and beverage concentrates, typically at the ratio of 1.5 parts of Gum for 1.0 part of Oil Phase (the oil phase is the oil + any weighting agent). Stable under wide range of pH. TIC Gums offers a Pre-Hydrated® grade which is virtually dust-free for easy handling and lump-free for easy dispersion.Gum Arabic, also known as acacia gum, is a natural gum consisting of the hardened sap of various species of the acacia trees that thrive in Northern Africa. Gum Arabic is a complex mixture of glycoproteins and polysaccharides which gives it the properties of a glue and binder that is edible by humans..
It is the original source of the sugars arabinose and ribose.
Uses:1. In foods industries:
1.1 As an emulsifier, a thickener or a filler agent in icing, fillings, chewing gum, candies and other confectionery products.
1.2 As foam enhancer in carbonated beverages.
1.3 As a source of soluble fibre in many food preparations.
1.4 In Pharmaceutical drugs and cosmetics: the gum used as a binder, emulsifying agent, and a suspending or viscosity increasing agent
.1.5. In Wineries: it is used as a wine fining agent.
2. In Pharmaceutical Applications
2.1 In topical treatments to help wounds heal more effectively.
2.2 Acacia gum has a naturally sticky texture. Materials with this property are often used to reduce irritation and inflammation, especially effective in easing stomach or throat discomfort.
2.3 Used in dental products like mouthwash to prevent gingivitis and plague.
2.4 Acacia gum contains water-soluble dietary fibre that brings many beneficial effects: 2.4.1 Maintains a healthy weight 2.4.2 Good for general cardiovascular health.2.4.3 Keeps the cholesterol under control.2.4.4 Maintains the colon healthy. 2.5 It can be used to help stop heavy bleeding in gashes, wounds, and other surface cuts. IN3. Other uses:3.1 Gum arabic is a key ingredient in traditional lithography to keep the non-image areas of the plate receptive to water. 3.2 AS binder in glue, shoe polishes, â€œlickableâ€ adhesives (e.g. stamps, envelops), paints, water colors, 3.3 For viscosity control in inks and in textile industries, 3.4 In ceramics, as additives ceramic glazes. 3.5 Photography uses Gum Arabic mixed with ammonium or potassium dichromate and pigment to create a coloured photographic emulsion that becomes relatively insoluble in water upon exposure to ultraviolet light.