What is cmc in food ?
Description of Food Grade CMC
Carboxymethyl cellulose cmc(CMC/cellulose gum) is kind of cellulose ether, can easily soluble in cold and hot water, with maximum yield, most widely and conveniently used among all cellulose products. The main raw material of CMC ( cmc thickener)is refined cotton and wood pulp.
We classified sodium carboxymethyl cellulose properties into two types, type 6 and type 9. Type 6 is a common CMC (degree of substitution 0.75-0.9), and type 9 (degree of substitution more than 0.9) is acid-resistant with much better stability.
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