Agar agar, polysaccharide extracted from seaweed, is one of the world’s most versatile seaweed gels. It is widely used in many fields such as food industry, pharmaceutical industry, daily chemicals, and biological engineerin.
Agar has an extremely useful and unique property in the food industry. Its characteristics: it has coagulability, stability, and can form complexes with some substances and other physical and chemical properties, and can be used as thickeners, coagulants, suspending agents, emulsifiers, preservatives and stabilizers. Widely used in the manufacture of oranges and various beverages, jellies, ice cream, pastries, and more.
Agar is used in the chemical industry, medical research, media, ointment and other uses.
|APPEARANCE||MILKY OR YELLOWISH FINE POWDER|
|GEL STRENGTH (NIKKAN, 1.5%, 20℃)||> 700 G/CM2|
|PH VALUE||6 – 7|
|LOSS ON DRYING||≦ 12%|
|GELATION POINT||35 – 42℃|
|RESIDUE ON IGNITION||≦ 5%|
|LEAD||≦ 5 PPM|
|ARSENIC||≦ 1 PPM|
|TOAL HEAVY METALS (as Pb)||≦ 20 PPM|
|TOTAL PLATE COUNT||≦ 3000 CFU/G|
|MESH SIZE (%)||90% THROUGHT 80 MESH|
|SALMONELLA IN 25G||ABSENT|
|E.COLI IN 15 G||ABSENT|
|STARCH, GELATIN & OTHER PROTEIN||NONE|
1, What kinds of certificates can you offer?
Foodchem is an ISO2008 9001 certified company, as for Agar Agar, we can offer HAPPC, KOSHER, HALAL Certificates, ect.
2, Is Foodchem a manufacturer or just a trading company?
Foodchem is both agar agar manufacturer and trading company, we are Agar Agar distributor, at the same time, we are manufacturer of other products.
3, What is the Min Order Quantity of Agar Agar?
Different products have different MOQ, for Agar Agar, the MOQ is 500kg.
4, What is the price of Agar Agar?
Foodchem is a famous supplier and manufacturer of Agar Agar in China, and has been corporate with many Agar Agar suppliers for several years, we can provide you with cost-effective Agar Agar.
5, How long shall we wait for your reply?
We can guarantee to reply your inquiries of Agar Agar in less than 24 hours in working days.
6, What kinds of transportation types can you provide?
Our main transportation methods include air transportation, land transportation and water transportation.
7, What kinds of payment terms can you accept?
The most commonly used payment terms are T/T, L/C, D/P, D/A, etc.
8, How long will I receive my good?
Foodchem has its own EDC warehouse in Shanghai, when your purchase order has been confirmed, inventory products will deliver within 1 week, other products delivery in 2 weeks.