Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate（TKPP）is a white powder with that is soluble in water and insoluble in ethanol. It acts as an emulsifier and quality improver. Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate（TKPP）is used in a variety of soy based alternatives to meat.
Tetrapotassium pyrophosphate is used in many industrial applications such as surface treatment, boiler descaling, detergent manufacturing, paint and coatings, mining of ore and clay, oil drilling, and synthetic rubber production. It is applied as a food additive, detergent builder, oral care agent. It can be found in herbicides as a spray adjuvant.
Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate is a white powdery substance that is soluble in water. It is often used as an emulsifier and buffering agent in processed meat, fish and cheese. It is also used as a gelling agent in instant puddings and desserts.
Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate uses as follows:
In Food Production
Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate is widely used as emulsifier and stabilizer in food production. As preservatives: in cottage cheese to delay aging, in aquatic products to maintain moisture and in fruit can to prevent discoloration. As emulsifier: in ham, sausage and cheese to promote emulsification.
Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate is widely used as emulsifier, preservatives, humectant, soften agents and thickeners in beverage. As emulsifier, preservatives, humectant, soften agents and thickeners: in dairy drinks to promote emulsification, improve mouthfeel and extend shelf life.
Not enough is known about application of Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate in Pharmaceutical.
Not enough is known about application of Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate in Cosmetics.
In Agriculture/Animal Feed
Not enough is known about application of Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate in Agriculture/Animal Feed.
In Other Industries
Tetrapotassium Pyrophosphate is widely used as cleaner agents, Plated conductor in various other industries. As cleaner agents: in metal surface and bottle to clean. As Plated conductor: in plating solution to compose circuit.