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Chemical Industry - Betawell Organic Acids

Our organic acids come from vegetable raw materials and do not compete with food consumption. Galacturonic acid is the launching platform for exciting biobased chemical building blocks. The biobased chemicals offer new functionalities and are much more sustainable than fossil based alternatives

Introduction
Betawell organic acids are directly derived from the pectin of vegetable raw materials in a natural way. Production of the acids does not compete with food consumption. Cosun Biobased Products guarantees the security of supply of these products as the company has been processing the source materials for over 100 years. Our well qualified laboratory technicians can assist you with carbohydrate chemistry and analytics. Galacturonic acid is used as the launching platform for a number of exciting biobased chemical building blocks.

Galacturonic acid
D-Galacturonic acid is a 100% GMO-free plant derived acid. It is directly produced from Cosun owned source materials in the controlled environment of the production facility of Cosun Biobased Products.
 
  Product   Purity 
[wt%]
  Remarks
  Betawell Gau-P   >99.0   powder
  Betawell Gau-50    45    as 55 wt% DS syrup        









Galactaric acid
Galactaric acid, also named mucic acid, is the oxidized form of galacturonic acid. Galactaric acid is a di-
acid and can be used directly to produce polymers and resins.
 
  Product   Purity 
[wt%]
  Remarks                                   
  Betawell Gal-P       >99.0  powder