Sorbitol or glucitol is a colorless or white substance, moisture-absorbing, heat-resistant, stable in acidic and alkaline solutions, non-toxic, non-flammable, odorless and sweet-tasting in both chemical powder and liquid forms Industry is used.
The powder form of this substance in the form of crystalline flakes is a suitable substitute for sucrose and its liquid form in the form of a clear and colorless liquid is a suitable alternative to glucose syrup. It is also worth noting that the liquid form of this substance is more popular than its powder form.
What is Sorbitol?
Sorbo is a poorly digestible natural carbohydrate that is slowly metabolized in the human body as an alcoholic sugar. This substance is naturally present in many fruits, without seeds and vegetables (black plums, green tomatoes, cherries, apples, pears, berries, peaches, grapes, etc.) and is also commercially substituted for the group. Hydroxyl is obtained instead of the aldehyde group when glucose is reduced or reduced in the presence of a catalyst.
Benefits and features of sorbitol?
This non-toxic, non-flammable substance that has good resistance and stability against heat and acidic or alkaline solutions is usually used as a stabilizer, moisturizer, improver and tissue builder in various formulations. It is also worth noting that this substance has a taste of half sucrose, about one third of the calories in sugar and about sixty percent more sweetening properties than sugar.
Use of sorbitol?
It is used as a substitute for sugar in low-calorie, sugar-free foods, in the production of ascorbic acid, in the production of sugar-free candies, as an adjunct to sodium polystyrene sulfonate to prevent constipation, in the production of tobacco-related products. The reason for the skin’s ability to retain moisture and prevent dry skin in the production of cosmetics and personal care, to lose weight, as a modifier of crystallization in term sugar, etc. is used.
Store in a cool and dry place and due to the fact that it is taken orally, it must be used under the supervision of a doctor, because in case of improper use and possible risks to the health of the body, Pillar Trade is not responsible.