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Gum Arabic

A gum made from sap of the acacia tree. In the 19th century, it was a major export in parts of east Africa and Sudan. Gum arabic is used in painting and in textiles, as well as in some foodstuff and as a desert on its own.
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Motor and behavioral changes in rats with adenine-induced chronic renal failure: influence of acacia gum treatment.
The new range of LITHOGUMTM products are composed of highly purified acacia gum that is light and clear in solution.
Nexira has focused its research on the nutritional benefits of acacia gum as a native source of soluble dietary fiber, and to develop the unique and innovative product line branded as Fibregum, which answers the clean label demand.
All three products are at least 98% naturally derived, comprising such ingredients as acacia gum, beeswax and natural sugar compound.
The group treated with a mixture of tolbutamide (200 mg/kg) and buformin (1 mg/kg) was taken as a positive control, while the group of rats treated with an equal volume of physiological saline and 2% acacia gum was taken as a negative control.
The announcement detailed that written regulations now allow for higher maximum usage levels of acacia gum permitted in products, and also include distinctions allowing for even greater use of acacia gum.
The line includes Pure Clean Styling Gel, Smoothing Cream and Finishing Paste, all at least 98% naturally derived and containing such ingredients as acacia gum and beeswax.
Colloides Naturels International (CNI) is the world's leading manufacturer of Acacia gum (gum Arabic).
The new range of LITHOGUM[TM] products are composed of highly purified acacia gum that is light and clear in solution.
Colloides Naturels International (CNI) has announced the global market launch of its innovative new product EQUACIA, a combination of Acacia gum and wheat fibres.
Nexira has built its reputation as the world leader in acacia gum and now offers a wide range of natural ingredients with recognized health benefits.