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thickening agent

Any substance added to a liquid to increase its viscosity without substantially altering its other properties (e.g., taste, clarity) or its responses to chemical (e.g., altered pH) or physical conditions (e.g., low temperatures).
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Fuller's surfactants, thickeners and dispersants business, based in Dalton, Ga., had fiscal year 2018 sales of approximately USD 25m and EBITDA of approximately USD 8m.
At all other time points, there was a difference between formula prepared without a thickening agent and with 5% thickener (p = 0.009, 0.010, and 0.015, respectively, at 20, 40, and 60 minutes).
STIND100L3 - SimplyThick EasyMix Gel Thickener 12g Individual Packets -100 count-Honey (IDDSI Level 3)
This experimental study was conducted on the preparation, modification, and characterization of a new ternary eutectic of inorganic salt hydrate phase change materials with 0, 3, and 5 wt% thickeners added into salt hydrate solution, and the effect of viscosity and nucleating agents on the thermophysical properties and cold storage ability of PCM was measured by DSC and temperature acquisition system.
attapulgite products add key rheology benefits while wholly or partially replacing more expensive additives, such as associative thickeners (alkali-swellable acrylics), urethane-based rheology modifiers, and cellulosic thickeners.
Hydrophobically modified, ethoxylated urethane (HEUR) associative thickeners, shown in Figure 1, are used in typical commercial paint formulations as rheology modifiers.
In this course, the rheological characteristics and formulation considerations will be introduced for the major classes of gums and thickeners. The course is well suited for formulators, marketers and salespersons of cosmetic and personal care products as well as upstream scientists and engineers.
Keywords Shear-thickening, Rheology modifier, Surfactants, Viscosity, Thickeners, Thickener-surfactant interactions, Thickening mechanisms, Associative thickeners, Cyclodextrin
Like mashed potatoes, pureed potatoes are excellent to use as thickeners in soups and sauces.
Fromage frais with thickeners and seven per cent fruit puree, served separately.