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Sweetener Index: WEB PAGE ONE-PAGE PDF Sweets Storage

Output Starch Products 2000

Starch Sweeteners a giant market.

Sweeternes is the largest outlet for starch. In the USA starch sweeteners in the form of High Fructose Syrup has replaced the traditional cane sugar and the same trend can be seen everywhere in the world. Starch of any origin can be transformed into the classic 42 DE syrup for sweets, into high maltose syrup for beer, into high fructose syrup for soft drinks and as an industrial substitute for cane and beet sugar in general.

Technical Memorandum on Glucose The Second World War caused a shortage of sweeteners which brought about a new leap ahead with the invention of the continuos glucose converter by Karl Kroyer, Denmark. Members of The International Starch Group were deeply involved in inventions and development. Karl Kroyer invented several advanced processes for the conversion of starch into glucose and other downstream products.

Technical Memorandum on Sorbitol. Mid 1950s, sorbitol large scale manufacture began due to new applications, such as humectant in cosmetology and sugar substitute in non cariogenic confectionery. Sorbitol is today commercially produced from starch by enzymatic hydrolysis and catalytic hydrogenation. It has wide applications as a sweetener and humectant.

Process Flow Chart indicating process diagram of native and modified starch, glucose, fructose and sorbitol syrups.

Properties of Glucose Syrup The discovery of heat stable amylase allows a still wider DE range and even more freedom in sugar spectrum. A syrup is no longer unequivocal designated by the DE.

Syrup Finishing Properties of Fructose Syrup Fructose replaces sucrose in canned fruit and fruit preserves together with 20-30% maltose syrup ...

Starch & Sweetener Market Place. Traders are invited to enter an add free of charge. Sellers and buyers are getting in direct contact with no one in between.

Glossary on starch and glucose. Starch: A polymer of glucose found as a reserve in most plants. Another glucose polymer found in plants is cellulose. Compared to cellulose, starch is made up of alpha glucosidic bonds ...