corn sugar


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corn sugar

[′kȯrn ‚shu̇g·ər]
(biochemistry)
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The ingredients manufacturer said it had been forced to raise the price of corn sugar to maintain its profit margins, following a 40% rise in the cost of corn over the past year.
These include corn sugar, corn syrup, dextrose, fructose, glucose, glucose syrup, high-fructose glucose syrup, honey, invert sugar, invert sugar syrup, isoglucose, levulose, maltose, molasses, sucrose and sucrose syrup.
The Loudon facility produces 1,3 propanediol (Bio-PDO(TM)) from renewable resources -- in this case corn sugar -- making it the first facility in the world to manufacture this new bio-based product.
To overcome this reliance on petroleum, some companies have experimented with creating polymers from substances such as corn sugar, then weaving the resulting threads into fabrics.
The skirt's fabric is woven from the new compostable biotech fiber Ingeo, made from dextrose corn sugar.
DuPont will make intermediates for its Sorona and Hytrel products from corn sugar instead of petroleum, using a patented and proprietary process.
Although there is a great deal of buzz about E85 and biodiesel, DuPont Engineering Polymers is doing its part for automotive sustainability by launching a family of high-performance thermoplastic resins and elastomers based on renewable resources--like corn sugar.
They also have maltodextrin and polydextrose (two relatives of the corn sugar dextrose).
In 2006, DuPont will switch to a fermentation method to make its 1,3-propanediol from corn sugar.
By commercializing "natural plastics" made from renewable resources such as corn sugar, Metabolix Inc.
Maltodextrin is derived from corn sugar, which is non-GMO and gluten-free.
Then it is placed hi high temperature fermenters that break down the corn sugar into ethanol and water; a series of boiling and condensing processes squeezes out most of the water, leaving fuel-grade ethanol, which is essentially 199-proof vodka.