xanthan gum

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xanthan gum

[′zan·thən ‚gəm]
(organic chemistry)
A high-molecular-weight (5-10 million) water-soluble natural gum; a heteropolysaccharide made up of building blocks ofD-glucose,D-mannose, andD-glucuronic acid residues; produced by pure culture fermentation of glucose with Xanthomonas campestris.
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Place the lettuce in a blender and blend on high speed until smooth, then add xanthum gum until thickened.
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Sc-DE/O7/028/53 INCI Name Weight% Function Water 96.80 Diluent Decyl glucoside 1.00 Mild nonionic surfactant Fragrance QS Fragrance Dicaprylyl carbonate 0.30 Emollient Xanthum gum 0.30 Thickener Phenoxyethanol 1.00 Preservative Sodium benzoate 0.50 Preservative Citric acid (50%) 0.10 pH adjustment Total: 100.00 PH Value: 4.9- 5.1 Viscosity: Brookfield RVF.
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