Erythritol Excipient | Uses, Suppliers, and Specifications
Erythritol is Butane 1,2,3,4-tetrol, a naturally-occurring linear carbohydrate and sugar alcohol (polyol). Its chemical properties are similar to those of other polyols in that it has no reducing end groups and thus has excellent heat and acid stability. Erythritol is as a white or almost white powder or granular or crystalline substance. It is pleasant tasting with a mild sweetness approximately 60-70% that of sucrose.
Synonyms and Trade Names: Erythritol; Butane 1.2,3.4-Tetrol; 1,2,3,4-Butanetetrol; C*Eridex; E968; Crythrite; Erythroglucin; Neso-Erythritol; Phycite; Tetrahydroxy Butane; Zerose
Pharmacopoeial Compliance: USP-NF; Ph.Eur; B.P; IP
Uses and Applications: Intense Sweetener and Flavouring Agent
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