Xanthan Gum

What is Xanthan Gum?

Xanthan gum is a polysaccharide derived from the bacterial strain Xanthomonas campestris. It is used as a thickener and stabilizer, improving the texture of various products.

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Xanthan Gum Distributor & Supplier Information

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Xanthan Gum Applications (Uses & Benefits)

Personal Care
Xanthan gum is used in creams, lotions, and gels to provide a consistent and smooth texture. It is also used in shampoos and conditioners to enhance viscosity, and in toothpaste as a binder.
Cleaning
Xanthan gum is used to thicken household cleaning solutions. It is also used as a texture stabilizer of liquid detergents.
Nutritional Supplement
Xanthan gum improves the consistency and stability of gels, syrups, and liquid dietary supplements.
Pharmaceutical
Xanthan gum is commonly used in controlled-release tablets, emulsions, suspensions, and topical medications.
Cosmetic
In the cosmetic industry, xanthan gum is used in liquid and cream foundations to help stabilize the product and ensure a smooth application. It is also used in eyeliner, mascara, lotions and serums.

About American International Ingredients - A Xanthan Gum Supplier

American International Ingredients, Inc. is a leading xanthan gum supplier with an additional full service portfolio of over 400 personal care and cosmetic ingredients. We offer one of the most extensive lines of thickeners distributed to manufacturers and processors in the cosmetic, makeup, personal care, nutritional supplement, pharmaceutical, and household & commercial cleaning sectors. With a strategic nationwide warehouse network and our reliable just-in-time deliveries, we can supply your business with high quality thickeners at competitive prices.