Tapioca Starch
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Tapioca Starch
Alias
 
Category
Polymer surfactants-Sugar
CAS No.
9005-25-8
Structural Formula
 
Properties
Appearance: white powder.
Solubility: suspended in water. partially dissolved in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 6600mg/Kg.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: Biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent slow-release, thickening, adhesive, water retaining, film-forming abilities. nutrients.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %,≥
80
 
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Major Uses
Widely use as slow-release agent, carriers. eg: pharmaceuticals, flavors, dyes.
Use as adhesives, thickening agent.
Thickening agent in personal care products.
Surface sizing agent in paper.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/:9005-25-8
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