Food & Beverage
Gum Acacia is a crucial ingredient in the production of a stable beverage emulsion. ISC Gums Premium Spray Dried Gum Acacia is trusted by beverage houses worldwide. Unlike starches and other physically, enzymatically or chemically altered ingredients. Gum Acacia is over 90% soluble dietary fiber and completely soluble, making it easy to incorporate into numerous applications to support their health benefits, such as; beverages, cereal bars, baked good, dairy products. ISC Gums produces Organic, Non-GMO, Kosher, Halal certified Gum Acacia.
Flavor & fragrance
Gum Acacia is used extensively in the production of spray dried flavors and fragrances. It is used to stabilize emulsions and when subsequently spray dried, Gum Acacia prevents evaporation and oxidative deterioration of the flavor/ fragrance oils.
Gum Acacia has widespread usage as suspending agents, emulsifiers, adhesives and binders in tabletting and in demulcent syrups. Gum Tragacanth has widespread use as a suspending agent and emulsifier in liquid preparations.
Among its many uses, Gum Acacia functions as a stabilizer in lotions and creams. It increases viscosity, imparts spreading properties, gives a protective coating and smooth feel. Gum Tragacanth is also used as a suspending agent and viscosifier in hand creams.
Gum Acacia is used in the preparation of etching and plating solutions in the lithography industry. Gum Acacia functions as a sensitizer for plates, as an ingredient in fountain solutions, plate washes and protective coatings for the plates in storage.
Gum Acacia is a key ingredient in the micro-encapsulation process. In textiles it is found in waterproof emulsions and sizings. Gum Acacia works as a binder for color pigments in crayons. The list of uses goes on — ink and pigment manufacture, ceramics, liquid insecticides, polishes, paints, etc.
ISC Gums currently maintains 3600 solar panels on the roof of our world headquarters in Edison, New Jersey. This multimillion dollar investment has reduced ISC's electricity consumption by 90%. This project, combined with our recycling efforts, energy recovery investments and sustainable forestry packaging initiative has made ISC Gums the only Gum Arabic producer in the world to take tangible steps to significantly reduce its carbon foot print.