thickening agent

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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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In samples with modified viscosity, there were differences between samples with 2% and 3%, 3% and 5%, and 3% and 7% thickener at time zero (p < 0.05).
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In order to assess the effect of thickener concentration on onset/end temperature and phase change heat absorption capacity during the phase change process, the thermal analysis was conducted in different cases of 0, 3, and 5 wt% sodium alginates, while the latent heat of melting process and onset/ end temperature was measured with a differential scanning calorimeter (DSC), using measuring temperature range from -25 to 5[degrees]C and constant heating rates of 2 K-min-1.
The commercial yogurt was purchased from the local market (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) and coded as follows, with their thickener: CY (locust bean gum).
Very similar results for HEUR thickener solutions have been reported.
Fromage frais with thickeners and seven per cent fruit puree, served separately.
The performance of a thickener made using whey protein concentrate (WPC), a cheaper material, is of great interest to whey producers.
A polysaccharide, agar functions as a thickener, stabilizer and emulsifier.
* A 5 m diameter Supaflo high rate tailings thickener;
The first, Tafigel PUR 41, is a highly efficient PU thickener with a pseudoplastic rheology profile.
Cornstarch is a polymer used as a thickener and for making corn syrup.