Propylene Glycol Alginate

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Propylene Glycol Alginate PGA E405

Product Description

Categories Thickeners
Qty in 20’FCL 12000kg
Min Order 500kg
Origin China
Packaging Factory Packaging or Neutral
Certificate ISO, Kosher, Halal, BRC
E Number E405
CAS No. 9005-37-2
HS Code 130239
Specification FCC/USP, Citrus & Apple Pectin

Propylene glycol alginate, also called PGA, E405, CAS no.9005-37-2, is an ester of alginic acid. A safe additive used as a thickening agent in food, feed and pharmaceutical products. The manufacturing process from the kelp plant or from certain kinds of algae. Propylene glycol alginate uses as thickener, stabilizer and emulsifier in yogurt and ice cream, which makes product surface smooth without any concave-convex and fine mouth feeling. It also used in milk products like cheese as stabilizer and emulsifier, which makes product puffed and emulsified better. Also uses in flour, noodles and instant foodstuff, as well as in ketchup, meat sauce, soy sauce, emulsifying essence, syrup and icing as modifier.

As an experienced Propylene glycol alginate manufacturer and supplier, we has been supplying and exporting Propylene glycol alginate for almost 10 years, please be assured to buy from us. Any inquiries about price and the market trend please feel free to contact us, we will reply you within 1 working day.

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  • Specification
  • Propylene Glycol Alginate Specification

    Appearance White to off-white powder
    Viscosity (1%, mPa.s) As per need
    Particle size 95% pass 80 mesh
    Degree of esterification (%) ≥ 80
    Loss on drying (105℃, 4h, %) ≤15
    pH (1%) 3.0- 4.5
    Total propylene glycol (%) 15- 45
    Free propylene glycol (%) ≤15
    Ash insolubles (%) ≤1
    Arsenic (As) ≤3 mg/kg
    Lead (Pb) ≤5 mg/kg
    Mercury (Hg) ≤1 mg/kg
    Cadmium(Cd) ≤1 mg/kg
    Heavy metals (as Pb) ≤20 mg/kg
    Total plate count (cfu/g) ≤ 5000
    Yeast & mould (cfu/g) ≤ 500
    Salmonella spp./ 10g Negative
    E. Coli/ 5g Negative

  • Market and Price
  • As a professional Propylene glycol alginate supplier, we’re engaged in export and distribute Propylene glycol alginate for years.

    Price trend of Propylene Glycol Alginate

    Raw Materials price: Prices of raw material brown algae and propylene glycol are stable.
    Market demand and supply : demand and supply is stable. Production capacity of the Propylene Glycol Alginate manufacturers didn’t change much.
    Market Forecast: Considering the current market trend, price of  Propylene Glycol Alginate will be stable in the coming months.

  • Benefit

  • MSDS, Halal, Kosher, Gluten free
  • Propylene Glycol Alginate gluten free

    Propylene Glycol Alginate is gluten free and widely used in gluten free food to provide stronger texture to salad dressing and fast food.

    Halal Certified Propylene Glycol Alginate

    Propylene Glycol Alginate is an ester of alginic acid generally recognized as halal.

    Kosher Certified Propylene Glycol Alginate

    Propylene Glycol Alginate is generally recognized as Kosher classified as Parve.

    Propylene Glycol Alginate MSDS

  • Side Effect
  • Side Effect of Propylene Glycol Alginate

    Though Propylene Glycol Alginate is regarded as safe supplement, there maybe some side effects: It can cause stomach upset and nausea, whether it’s ingested or used on the skin as a cosmetic. When it is only used in cosmetic, it can cause allergic reactions that include hair loss, rashes, and eye irritations. Cosmetic use is the most common cause of side effects. Other skin-related allergies can occur when household cleaners that contains this ingredient are used.

  • Application and Uses of Gelatin
  • Application and Uses of Propylene Glycol Alginate

    Propylene Glycol Alginate is used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Propylene Glycol Alginate is used as thickener, texture stabilizer, emulsifier, and gelling agents. Application such as in dairy products, salad dressing, fruit, lactic acid beverages, beer, and instant food.

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