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Corn Starch

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SHORT DESCRIPTION

Corn starch, also known as maize starch, is a carbohydrate extracted from corn (maize) kernels. It is a fine, powdery substance commonly used as a thickening agent in cooking and baking. Corn starch has a neutral taste and is often used to add thickness in various applications.

PACKAGING TYPE

bag

(C6H10O5)n

bags

TDS SHEET

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CHEMICAL NAME

Corn Starch

INDUSTRY

Food and Nutrition

APPLICATION

  1. Thickening Agent: Corn starch is primarily used as a thickening agent in a variety of dishes, such as soups, sauces, gravies, and custards. It works by absorbing liquid and forming a gel-like consistency.
  2. Baking Process: In baking, corn starch is often used to provide a lighter texture to baked goods like cakes and cookies. It can be used as a substitute for part of the flour in recipes to achieve a more delicate crumb.
  3. Gluten-Free Alternative: Corn starch is gluten-free, making it a suitable thickening option for those with gluten sensitivities or celiac disease.
  4. Anti-Caking Agent: It is also used in powdered sugar and spice blends to prevent clumping and caking.
  5. Industrial Uses: Beyond the kitchen, corn starch has various industrial applications. It is used in the production of biodegradable plastics, as a dusting agent for medical gloves, and in the textile industry.

IDENTIFICATION AND PROPERTIES

SYNONYMS

Maize starch Corn flour

MOLECULAR WEIGHT

Not Specified

CAS NUMBER

9005-25-8

CHEMICAL FORMULA

(C6H10O5)n

HS CODE

110812.0

DENSITY

Not Specified

MELTING POINT

Not Specified

BOILING POINT

Not Specified

VISCOSITY

Not Specified

SHELF LIFE

3 years

TYPICAL PROPERTIES

Not Specified

WHY ELCHEMY?

Corn Starch garners widespread acclaim for its extraordinary attributes particularly its outstanding properties like Thickener. Its importance spans across various sectors, most notably Food and Nutrition where it occupies a crucial role. The unmatched traits of this compound make it indispensable in present-day scenarios, elevating both efficiency and efficacy.

Why should you choose Elchemy for your chemical needs? The answer is simple - we are much more than just a distributor. We are a dynamic force that is reshaping the chemical industry. We have strong affiliations with Indian and global suppliers, which gives us unparalleled insight into the industry's capacity. This ensures that we can meet worldwide demand with ease.

Our expertise in custom manufacturing, combined with our customer-centric approach, positions us as your ideal partner. We understand the complexities of the global chemical market, which is why we mitigate supply chain, documentary, and compliance risks. This ensures seamless operations. We prioritize your peace of mind by implementing rigorous quality assurance and contractual agreements. Our market intelligence and arbitrage strategies keep you ahead of the curve, while our end-to-end logistics and strategically located warehouses guarantee efficient delivery. You can benefit from our DDP shipments and competitive prices, fueled by economies of scale. Our extensive database of manufacturers and digital tracking platform make managing your supply chain easier than ever before.

At Elchemy, we are committed to navigating the complexities of the chemical industry and delivering excellence with every interaction. Trust us to help you transform the future of chemicals, one satisfied customer at a time.

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Product FAQs

What is corn starch, and how is it different from corn flour?

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