propylene glycol alginate


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propylene glycol alginate

[′prō·pə‚lēn ′glī‚kȯl ′al·jə‚nāt]
(organic chemistry)
C9H14O7 A white, water-soluble powder; used as a stabilizer, thickener, and emulsifier.
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Propylene glycol alginate thickens acidic foods like salad dressing.
ATLANTA -- At the recent Association of Dressings and Sauces conference held in Dallas, Texas, CP Kelco created quite a buzz of excitement with the introduction of GENU([R]) BETA pectin as an alternative to propylene glycol alginates (PGA) in dressings.