Guar gum (Guar gum), E412
Guar gum – the E412 nutritional supplement entering into group of thickeners, stabilizers and emulsifiers.
Guar gum represents small powder of white color, well soluble in water, the slowing-down ice crystallization process.
It is considered one of the best stabilizers increasing viscosity of products. On a chemical structure of E412 it is similar to carob tree gum, has property to form the structured gel and it is steady against cycles frosts defrosting. Methyl cellulose , etc., improving a consistence is compatible to the majority of other vegetable hydrocolloids, such as an agar, pectin, karraginan, such combinations can exert mutually positive impact.
The main property of a guar – ability to absorb water and to form viscous solution. Gum of a guar by eight times surpasses corn starch in this indicator. Very small amount of E412 additive needs to be used for creation of considerable viscosity of solution.
Guar gum contains in beans of a guar (the Indian acacia). Beans of a guar grow mainly in Africa, India, Australia, Pakistan and the USA. Guar gum – the natural product made from pods by an extraction method from seeds.
E412 additive promotes removal from a human body of harmful bacteria, heavy metals and toxins, is anticoagulant. Has property to reduce appetite, reduces cholesterol level in blood. It is recognized as the additive which is not doing harm to an organism because of the fact that guar gum is hypoallergenic and it is soaked up by intestines in scanty quantities.
Guar gum – a good source of dietary fiber which maintenance reaches 80% of its dry weight.
Availability of guar gum (E412) in dietary products is capable to give help to the people having diabetes as slows down absorption of sugar in intestines. Therefore gum of a guar can be used in products for children and in dietary food.
In the food industry Guar gum is most actively used at production of ice cream, yogurts and sauces. Also cheeses and bread, dairy products, juice and syrups, jelly and jams contain E412 in the structure. Meat and meat-processing branches apply guar gum as the stabilizer and an improver of appearance of products. In production of tinned forages for pets of E412 use as the binding agent.
E412 is used not only for production of food, substance is applied in the paper and textile industry, coal and oil industry, production of cosmetics and explosives.
Fasovaniye - a bag of 25 kg
Country producer – India