Keolie Supply food grade pullulan powder Food grade Powder Pullulan is natural water-soluble polysaccharide, fermented by Auveobasidium Pullulans. It consists mainly of maltotriose units linked through α-1,6-glucosidic bonds. The average molecular weight is 2×105 Da. Food grade Powder Pullulan can be developed into various products. It is an excellent film-former, producing a film which is heat sealable with good oxygen barrier properties. It can be used widely in both the pharmaceutical and food industries, such as encapsulating agents, adhesives, thickening, and extending agent. Food grade Powder Pullulan has been used as a food ingredient for over 20 years in Japan. It has Generally Regarded As Safe (GRAS) status in the US for a much wider range of applications.
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Food grade Powder Pullulan can be used as either an innovative or decorative film or used in granule form.
1.Tabletting: Food grade Powder Pullulan is an excellent tabletting excipient.
2.Pan coating: Food grade Powder Pullulan with its excellent adhesive properties and extremely low viscosity is ideally suited for pan-coating chewing gum, chocolate and candies.
3.Agglomeration: Food grade Powder Pullulan has about double the adhesive strength of food starch. This property combined with its lack of flavor enables it to be used effectively in typical agglomeration processes.
4.Sauces and dressings: Due to its 'adhesive properties' use of granular Food grade Powder Pullulan in sauces improves their 'on product' retention without unduly increasing sauce viscosity.
5.Innovative soft candy: Incorporation of 2-3% Food grade Powder Pullulan, enables innovative soft chewy candies to be made by a cold extrusion process without resorting to conventional boiling. This enables heart sensitive materials to be used in these products.
6.Coatings: Food grade Powder Pullulan solutions which are odorless and flavorless can be used as a coating for a wide range of food products to improve appearance, reduce blemishes and increase shelf life.
7.Capsules: Food grade Powder Pullulan can be formed into capsules for use with pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products. Its non-animal origin ensures there are no safely concerns with consumers and it is suitability for all consumers groups.