Liquid Glucose

CAS #8029-43-4

C6H12O6

About

Liquid glucose is colorless or light yellow, viscous syrup that is derived from purified corn starch through hydrolysis by the double enzyme method, decoloration, ion exchange and purification. It has a moderately sweet flavor and is a starch sugar product that is widely used in the food industry.

Synonyms

ᴅ-Glucose, ᴅ-gluco-Hexose, Glucose Syrup

Property

Specifications

Structure

IUPAC Name

(2R,3S,4R,5R)-2,3,4,5,6-Pentahydroxyhexanal

Appearance

-

Molar Mass

180.16g/mol

Density

1.2 at 68 °F

Melting Point

less than 32 °F

Boiling Point

greater than 212 °F at 760 mm Hg

Solubility in Water

Soluble

Vapour Pressure

8.0X10-14 mm Hg at 25 °C

Flash Point

-

Viscosity

-

Odour

Odorless

APHA Value

-

Hazard Identification

Liquid Glucose is Slightly hazardous in case of inhalation, skin contact, ingestion or eye contact.

Uses & Applications

Glucose syrup made is an extremely popular product in confectionery business. It has an important place in the sweet manufacturing business. Is a major ingredient of hard boiled candies, glucose biscuits, jams, jellies, chewing gums and canned fruits. Glucose syrup is extensively used in vitamin-based tonics and cough syrups. It is also used in cough lozenges as a prime ingredient.

Market Driving Factors

The global glucose market size was estimated at USD 42.9 billion in 2020 and is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.0% from 2020 to 2028. The escalating demand for confectionery, soft drink, and bakery products in the food and beverages sector that uses glucose (dextrose) as an ingredient is driving the market.

Grades Available

Origin

Indian Origin

Packaging

Stability/Shelf Life

TDS

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