What are the uses of Mannitol Powder?

Food industry:

Mannitol Powder is used as a sweetener in confectionery products such as chewing gums. It is also used to coat candies and dry fruits. Mannitol Powder is often included as an anticaking and free flow agent in many food products. It is commonly used as humectant and texturizers in the production of candies. It can also be used in fermentation.

Bio-Chemical Industry:

Mannitol Powder is used in the formulation of bacterial growth medium (i.e. Mannitol salt agar). It is also used as a cutting agent in different drugs. In addition to its use in the complexation of boric acid, Mannitol Powder can be used in the production of lubricants and the manufacture of dry electrolytic condensers.

Cosmetic industry:

In the cosmetic industry Mannitol Powder is used in the formulation of cosmetic products such as body wash and skin conditioning products. It is commonly used as a masking agent in coloured cosmetics, humectants in cosmetic products, and binding agents in skin care products.

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