Applications and Uses of Sodium Hexametaphosphate

Sodium Hexametaphosphate used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Sodium Hexametaphosphate (SHMP) is used as a chelating agent, leavening agent, and as a acidity regulating agent. The use of Sodium Hexametaphosphate(SHMP) such as in meat products, fruits drinks, soft drinks, dairy products, chesees, and canned fruits and vegetables.

Sodium Hexametaphosphate uses as follows:

Sodium Hexametaphosphate

In Food Production

Sodium Hexametaphosphate is used in food such as in Artificial maple syrup, canned milk, cheese powders and dips, imitation cheese, whipped topping, packaged egg whites, roast beef, fish fillets, fruit jelly, frozen desserts, salad dressing, herring, breakfast cereal, ice cream.

In Beverage

Sodium Hexametaphosphate is used as cleansing agent in beverage such as beer and bottled beverages.

In Pharmaceutical


In Health and Personal care

Sodium Hexametaphosphate are used in the formulation of makeup foundations, mascara, bath products, and moisturizing and skin care products. Sodium Hexametaphosphate can also be used in toothpaste.

In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry

Sodium Hexametaphosphate can be used in pet foods.

In Other Industries

Sodium Hexametaphosphate is used as a deflocculant in the production of clay-based ceramic particles. Sodium Hexametaphosphate is used as a dispersing agent to break down clay and other soil types for soil texture assessment.

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