Specifications for Gum Hashab Cleaned (KC)

Product: Acacia Senegal, nodules and fragments of small size.

 Composition: Natural, Organic, Polysaccharide, which on hydrolysis yield arabinogalactan, rhamnose, glucuronic acid, galactose, a minor protein Component and 4-0- methoxy glucuronic acid.

 INS number: E414   

 C.A.S. number: 9000-01-5

 Solubility: it is high soluble in water, give up to 50% solution and insoluble in ethanol.

 Hydrolysis products: passes test

 Moisture: Not more than 15%.

 Acid insoluble matters: Not more than 1%

 Total ash: less than 4%.

 Specific optical rotation: [∞] D 25C (-22) to (-34)   

 Viscosity: 70 – 170 mpsc.

 PH: 4.2 to 4.8

 Tannin test: passes test

 Starch and dextrin: Passes Test

 Salmonella spp.: Negative per test

E.coli : Negative in 1g