Sorbitol Sweetener
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Sorbitol Sweetener

Product Name: Sorbitol
Alias: D-Glucitol, Sorbol, D-Sorbitol
CAS NO.: 50-70-4
Molecular formula: C6H14O6
Molecular weight: 182.17
EINECS NO.: 200-061-5
Appearance: White crystalline powder

Sorbitol Sweetener product description

Sorbitol can be reduced by glucose and it is widely distributed in pears, peaches and apples, with a content of about 1% ~ 2%. Its sweetness is equivalent to that of glucose, but it can give people a strong feeling. And it is slowly absorbed and utilized in the body without increasing the blood sugar level. It is also a better moisturizer and surfactant.

Sorbitol Sweetener function and application

1. It can be used as raw material for the production of vitamin C. sorbitol can be prepared by fermentation and chemical synthesis.

2. It can also be used as raw material for industrial surfactants, and used to produce span and Tween surfactants.

3. Sorbitol has moisturizing property and it can be used in the production of toothpaste, cigarettes and cosmetics instead of glycerol.