Skip to main content

Gum Karaya

For more information call 1-800-282-3982 or email info@parchem.com!

Inquire with a Quick Quote

Product Description

PRODUCT

Gum Karaya

CAS #

9000-36-6

SYNONYM

Gum karaya; Gum sterculia; Kadaya gum ; Karaya gum; Sterculia Urens Gum is the dried exudate (Karaya gum) of the tree Sterculia urens, Sterculiaceae

FORMULA

C26H34N2O13

Typical Product Specifications

MOISTURE

10.2%

PH VALUE (1% AQUEOUS SOLUTION)

4.43

VISCOCITY

1810 cPs

MESH

99.2% Thru US #140

AEROBIC PLATE COUNT (APC)

800/g

YEAST & MOLDS

less than 100

TOTAL COLIFORMS

less than 50

E.COLI

Negative

SALMONELLA

Negative

STAPHYLOCOCCUS

Negative

HEAVY METALS

less than 20 ppm

INSOLUBILITY

in alcohol

ODOR

wh. fine powd., sl. acetic acid odor

NOTES

Use: BINDING, EMULSION STABILISING, HAIR FIXING, MASKING, VISCOSITY CONTROLLING

For more information call 1-800-282-3982 or email info@parchem.com!

Looking for another product? Get a quick quote now!

Enter a chemical name, synonym or CAS# below to search