is currently approved and marketed for use in foods and beverages in more than 60 countries, including the U.
The result is a revolutionary moisturizing agent that combines homarine, a compound used by certain mollusks (shellfish) that protects skin cells from electrochemical imbalance, and erythritol
, a nutrient that improves the skin cells' ability to hold water.
The company will recall products containing erythritol
and market the Eau Plus with fruit juices replacing the chemical.
The three-year clinical study found that erythritol
provided a significant reduction of cavities, dental plaque and the oral bacteria Streptococcus mutans, considered a major cause of tooth decay.
Organic Zero, manufactured by Sugarland, Texas-based Wholesome Ingredients, is another popular erythritol
product currently being sold in five-gram packets and 12-ounce pouches.
Repeated analyses of urine and plasma showed marked increases in the polyols d-arabitol, ribitol, and erythritol
At present, there are mainly five sugar alcohols produced in China, namely sorbitol, maltitol, xylitol, mannitol and erythritol
, with their total output surpassing one million tonnes annually.
for use as a flavor in non-alcoholic beverages.
Among its Brand Names Our Rating Acesulfame- Equal Original Avoid potassium Equal Spoonful Advantame Safe Aspartame AminoSweet Avoid Equal Next Equal Original Equal Spoonful NutraSweet Neotame Newtame Safe Saccharin Equal Next Avoid Equal Saccharin Sweet'N Low Sucralose Equal Sucralose Caution Splenda "NATURAL" HIGH-POTENCY SWEETENERS Monk fruit Monk Fruit in Caution extract the Raw Nectresse Stevia leaf Pure Via Safe extract SweetLeaf Truvia SUGAR ALCOHOLS Erythritol
Nectresse Safe in Truvia moderation Hydrogenated Wholesome starch Sweeteners Zero hydrolysate Isomalt Lactitol Maltitol Mannitol Sorbitol Xylitol Notes: Equal Original and Equal Spoonful contain aspartame and acesulfame-potassium.
In addition to stevia, HealthCo offers sweetening alternatives such as dextrose, Sucanat, erythritol
, fructose, beet sugar and date sugar.
This innovation has been achieved through applying Cargill's chocolate expertise to an innovative process using a patented blend of sweeteners, including Cargill's zero-calorie bulk sweetener, Zerose[TM] erythritol
Cargill's Zerose erythritol
is now officially recognized by the European Union as a zero calorie sweetener.