Gellan gum

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  • Min.Order Quantity: 500kg
  • QC: Haccp,Kosher,Halal,Iso
  • Payment Terms: L/C,D/A,D/P,T/T
  • HS Code: 3506990000
  • CAS No.: 71010-52-1
  • EINECS No.: 232-658-1
  • MF: (C12H18O9)n
  • Specification: Low acyl,High acyl
  • Package: 25kg/drum,10mt/20GP'
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     Product Name  Gellan Gum
     Specification  Low acyl,High acyl
     CAS No.  71010-52-1
     EINECS No.  232-658-1
     MF  (C12H18O9)n
     Appearance  White to light yellow
     Grade  Food Grade
     Weight  25kg/drum
     Shelf Life  2 years
     Certification  Halal,Kosher,Iso,Haccp
     Packing  10,000 kgs


    Product Analysis                                                                                                                                           

    Items Standards
    Characteristic Off-white,odorless,Free flowing powder
    Content 85-108%
    Solubility Soluble in water to form viscous solution
    Calcium ion test Pass
    Particle size ≥95% Pass 60 mesh
    Loss on drying ≤15%
    PH value 5.5-7.5
    Residue of ethanol ≤750mg/kg
    Gel strength(0.5% solution) ≥800g/cm2
    Total Nitrogen ≤3%
    Transmittance(0.5% solution) ≥80%
    Lead ≤2mg/kg
    Mercury ≤1mg/kg
    Arsenic ≤2mg/kg
    Cadmium ≤1mg/kg
    Total bacterial ≤10000cfu/g
    Yeast & Mold ≤400cfu/g
    E.Coli ≤30MPN/100g
    Salmonella Negative

    Function & Appliction                                                                                                                                   

    1. Gellan gum can increase the hardness of surface noodles, elasticity, viscosity, but also improve the taste,

    inhibit hot water swelling, reduce cross-section and reduce the role of muddy juice,
    2. Add to the production of biscuits in the dough, you can also play the level of improved biscuits, so that biscuits have a good role in the degree of loose;
    3. Gellan gum as a stabilizer applied to ice cream can improve the retention;
    4. For cake, cheese cake, with moisturizing, preservation and preservation effect;
    5. For candy, can give the product to provide superior structure and texture, and shorten the formation of starch candy colloidal time;
    6. Used to replace pectin to prepare jam and jelly, can also be used in pastry and fruit pie stuffing;
    7. In the processing of meat and vegetable products, the addition of gellan gum will make it a refreshing taste, to make up for the lack of good taste of the product.
    8. Gellan gum can be used with other hydrosols for gel pet food;
    9. With sucrose, sodium citrate, slow dissolving acid (fatty acid, adipic acid) mixed into dry material, add boiling water,

    made with a high degree of transparency of hot water dessert gel, with the population quickly broken, Flavor release loose good features;
    10. Pectin can be used to make jam. It can also be combined with starch or partially substituted with starch, with pastry and fruit pies.


    Gellan Gum: Its Use, Benefit and Harms


    What is Gellan Sum?

    This substance (food additive E 418) was created as a cheaper substitute by gellan gum manufacturer for vegetable gum. In the process of applying the strange qualities were discovered, it opens up more technological possibilities, especially for manufacturers of confectionery and non-alcoholic beverages.

    Type of Substance

    Gum Gellan – name of the fixed basic nutritional supplementation GOST 33310-2015. Under the provisions of the Chinese manufacturer of a food additive can often be referred to as “mushroom gum”.

    It is known that the supplement E 418 is highly thickener and gelling agent. It is the chemical structure qualifies as a biopolymer. The product is produced in two ways, which affect the mass parameters obtained:

    The process for the manufacture of two types can mix with each other and with other hydrocolloid substances to obtain the desired texture of the product.


    Still, gellan gum – what is it? This material is white (yellowish dye is allowed), made in the powder form and is odorless and tasteless. In its composition it has the glucose monomers, glucuronic acid.

    This food supplement perfectly soluble in cold and hot water, insoluble in organic liquids, its density is not determined. It is thermostable and resistant to pH modification level. The content of basic substances is not less than 85%.


    Food additive E 418 is transported in multilayer paper bags and battery lock seam with a polymeric inner lining. Typical volume is 25 kg. , Store away from heat sources, in a dry place.


    What is the use of gellan gum? It is known that the food industry is the basic consumption gelling agent E 418. The exclusivity of this food supplement is the ability to form both fragile and elastic structures. At low concentration (0.5%) creates a substance resistant jellies, which positively affects the rationalization of production and the decrease in the cost price of the finished product.

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