Guar gum is one of the food additives that works as gelling agent, thickener, stabilizer, and emulsifier. It is normally found in ketchup, ice cream, yogurt, aerated dessert, and baked goods. Guar gum is added to ice cream to prevent ice crystal growth and control texture during freezing. Furthermore, guar gum can also be used as a soluble type of dietary fiber to lower the blood glucose and blood cholesterol levels.
The manufacturing process start from preparing the raw materials. The guar seeds were splitted and milled into fine particle. The gum is extracted from seeds essentially by a mechanical process of roasting, differential attrition, sieving, and polishing. The refined guar splits were then treated and finished into powders to obtain the clarified guar gum.
Guar gum is used in many food industries as stabilizer, thickener, gelling agent, and binding agent. Guar gum is used as a stabilizer in ice cream as it increases the viscosity by controlling crystallization during storage. Guar gum is used to improve product texture in jellies, desserts, and candies. It is also used as binding agent in gluten free products and thickens batter.
Guar gum is mainly used as an emulsifier in pharmaceutical industries. Some examples of the products are creams, balms, and ointments.
In cosmetics industry, guar gum is used as an emulsifier to mix water with essential oils. It is also used as binder in toothpaste due to its clear gel formulation and water soluble eproperties.
Oil and Gas Industry
Guar gum is used in well fracturing and mud drilling processes to maintain the mud viscosity and help remove drill waste. Guar gum is also used as a corrosion inhibitor as it blocks metal and corrosive agents from contact with surface in a very small concentration.
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