Corn starch, corn flour starch or maize is the starch derived from the corn (maize) grain. The starch is obtained from the endosperm of the kernel. Corn starch has various applications viz.Food, paper, Textile and Pharmaceutical.
Corn Starch is a food grade corn starch produced from corn under specific process conditions and parameters which comply GMP and FDA product standards.
Corn Starch ( Food Grade ) has the following physical properties.
Package labelling Glucose syrup
Country of Origin
|Colour||White to off-White|
|Particle size (passing
through BS 100
|Starch||â‰¥ 98 %|
|Protein||â‰¤ 0.6 %|
|Cold water solubles||â‰¤ 0.4 %|
|â‰¤ 0.025 %|
|Moisture||â‰¤ 12 %|
|Ash||â‰¤ 0.2 %|
|Acid insoluble Ash||â‰¤ 0.1 %|
|Heavy Metals & Residues||Â|
|As||â‰¤ 1.0 mg/kg|
|Pb||â‰¤ 2.5 mg/kg|
|Hg||â‰¤ 1.0 mg/kg|
|Cd||â‰¤ 1.5 mg/kg|
|Fe||â‰¤ 50 mg/kg|
|Total counts||â‰¤ 10000 cfu/g|
|Coliforms||â‰¤ 30 MPN/100g|
|Yeast & Molds||â‰¤ 100 cfu/g|
Corn Starch ( Food Grade ) can be used in various applications in
the food industries. It is mainly used as thicker,
stabiliser, binder, filler, moisture retention agent,
adjusting texture, etc. Some of the end-uses of
Corn Starch ( Food Grade ) are;
- Instant desserts
- Custard powder
- Sauces & Gravies
- Snacks & prepared Foods
Corn Starch ( Food Grade ) should be stored in a cool dry place, away from strong light and high temperature. When stored under proper conditions Corn Starch ( Food Grade ) will maintain its declared specifications for at least 24
Corn Starch ( Food Grade ) is available in 25 kg HDPE bag and 25 kg Kraft paper bag. Special packaging is also available on request.
Our technical services laboratory shall be pleased to provide more information covering specific applications for this product or discuss any particular problem, which may occur in the industry.
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The information contained in this leaflet is, to the best of our knowledge, true and accurate, but recommendations or suggestion, which may be made, are without any guarantee since the conditions of use are beyond our control. Adventure does not guarantee that the products can be used as described above without prior positive testing at your end. â„¢ registered by Adventure.