Sodium Alginate occurs as a white to yellow-brown, fibrous or granular powder. It is the sodium salt of alginic acid. It dissolves in water to form a viscous, colloidal solution. It is insoluble in alcohol and in hydroalcoholic solutions in which the alcohol content is greater than about 30% by weight. It is insoluble in Chloroform, in ether, and in acids having a pH lower than about 3.
- Sources : China
- Category : Stabilizer, Thickener, emulsifier, gelling agent
- Application : Jelly Bubble, Sauce, Frozen Food, Pudding, Cosmetics
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