Starch is a carbohydrate that is formed in nature in very large quantities. It is found in the tubers, seeds, and fruits of plants. Starch provides plants with energy during dormancy and germination. It is also the most important source of energy for animals and humans. Starch plays a vital role in our lives. Statistical data show that today starch has more than four thousand different applications.
Commonly used and commercially valuable starches include potato starch, corn starch, wheat starch, and tapioca starch. From this comparison of starches, we know that the composition and properties of tapioca starch are close to that of potato starch and much better than corn starch and wheat starch. Also, in terms of price, potato starch costs much more than tapioca starch. With attractive properties and price advantages, there is a marked growth in demand for tapioca starch all over the world. At the same time, the general orientation towards health has created an increasing interest and desire for foods that do not use gel modification technology.
Applications of tapioca starch in food starch and other industries.
Tapioca starch of Phu Hai Minh Co.,ltd is widely used for the following industries.
Increases solids content in canned soups, ice cream, fruit preservatives, pharmaceuticals, etc.
Binding agent:Product packaging:
Packed in paper bags of 25kg/bag, PP/PE bags of type: 50Kg/bag.
Packing in big bags: 850kg.
In addition, we can produce according to customer requirements.
Bonds products and prevents dryness during cooking such as sauces and meat preserves, etc.
Use the high water-holding capacity of starch as used in creams and baking powders,…
Warp thread sizing to prevent thread breakage and thread splitting on the loom, etc.
Used in printing and dyeing on fabrics: thickening dyes, acting as color carriers.
Finished fabric sizing to improve fabric stiffness and weight, etc.
Using thickening properties, used in soups, baby food, sauces, dips, …..
Increased durability, folding resistance, and waterproofing for paper …..
Improve paper appearance and durability.
For corrugated paper, laminating paper, and cardboard cartons.
Used as adhesive in the following industries:
Gypsum ceiling board