Sorbitol

What is Sorbitol?

Sorbitol is a type of sugar alcohol commonly used as a humectant, sweetener, and texture enhancer.

Most sorbitol is made from potato starch, but it is also found in apples, pears, peaches, and prunes.

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Sorbitol Distributor & Supplier Information

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Sorbitol Applications (Uses & Benefits)

Personal Care
Sorbitol is used in mouthwash and toothpaste as a sweetener and to improve overall taste.
Nutritional Supplements
Sorbitol can be used as a sugar substitute in sugar-free and reduced-sugar candies, gums, and dietary supplements.
Pharmaceuticals
Sorbitol is widely used in pharmaceuticals as a non-cariogenic sweetener in liquid medications and syrups. It is often used for pediatric and diabetic formulations. It is also used in the manufacturing of softgel capsules.
Cosmetics
Sorbitol is used as a humectant and thickener in cosmetic products, providing protection from moisture loss and helping to maintain a consistent product.
Skin Care
Sorbitol is found in skincare products, acting as a humectant in moisturizers and creams.

About American International Ingredients - A Sorbitol Supplier

American International Ingredients, Inc. is a leading sorbitol supplier with an additional full service portfolio of over 400 personal care and cosmetic ingredients. We offer one of the most extensive lines of sweeteners 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 sweeteners at competitive prices.