Product Benefits

  • Plant-Based Origin: Xanthan gum is produced through natural fermentation processes, making it a sustainable and plant-based thickening agent.
  • Gluten-Free: It is an excellent choice for gluten-free and allergen-sensitive diets, serving as a substitute for gluten in various recipes.
  • Stabilizing Properties: Xanthan gum enhances the stability of food and beverage products, preventing ingredient separation and improving texture.
  • Improved Mouthfeel: It contributes to a pleasant mouthfeel in various food and beverage applications.
  • Enhanced Shelf Life: Xanthan gum helps extend the shelf life of products by preventing moisture loss and maintaining overall product quality.

Product Applications

  • Plant-Based Foods: Xanthan gum is widely used in plant-based and vegan food products, including dairy alternatives like almond milk, soy yogurt, and coconut-based ice cream, to provide a creamy and stable texture.
  • Gluten-Free Baking: In gluten-free baking, it acts as a binder, replicating the texture and elasticity of gluten in bread, cookies, and other baked goods.
  • Natural and Clean Label Products: Xanthan gum is often used in natural and clean label food products to improve texture and shelf life without resorting to artificial additives.
  • Beverages: It is added to beverages such as fruit juices, smoothies, and shakes to maintain a uniform texture and prevent settling of solids.
  • Sauces and Dressings: Xanthan gum stabilizes sauces, dressings, and condiments, ensuring a consistent texture and preventing separation.
  • Cosmetics and Personal Care: It is used in cosmetics and personal care products, like skincare creams and lotions, to create stable emulsions and desirable textures.
  • Pharmaceuticals: Xanthan gum serves as a natural thickening and suspending agent in pharmaceutical products, particularly oral medications.
  • Environmental Friendly Uses: Beyond its culinary applications, it is employed in various eco-friendly and industrial uses such as environmentally safe drilling fluids and adhesives.