Our Gluconate Categories
Gluconate is a naturally occurring substance in fruits, honey, and wine which is being extracted by United Foods Corporation for businesses who use it for curing various diseases and also for different nutritional purposes. Gluconate is a little inclined to sweet and sour side in food products and enhance taste and buffer pH levels when used in low concentration. United Foods Corporation is the biggest leader in producing ingredients used in food and beverage industries. The combination of our highly competitive management and latest manufacturing technologies ferment best glucose to obtain the finest quality gluconates. Balanced sweetness and sourness enlightens the beverages to another level which is why our quality analyst check every granule before delivering it to the customers.
An odourless light blue or blue-green crystal or powder is the copper salt of D-gluconic acid which is soluble in water and insoluble in ethanol.
An organic-metallic compound with molecular formula C12H24CoO14 is applicable for requiring non-aqueous solubility such as solar energy and water treatment properties.
The sodium salt of gluconic acid with formula NaC6H11O7 is widely used in textile dyeing, printing and treatment of the metal surface.
A black compound which is the iron(II) salt of gluconic acid is often used as an iron supplement marketed under names like Fergon, Simron, and Ferralet.
Gluconate is the chemical structure which consists of a six-carbon chain with five hydroxyl groups positioned correspondingly as that in the open chained form of glucose. It acts as δ-lactone in the food industry as acidulant. It improves the mild sour taste and complexes possible traces of heavy metals. It is even used in construction, textile and pharmaceutical industries because of its water-soluble complexes with various kinds of metal. The process of gluconate resembles more of enzymatic conversion and less of the microbial process. There are different types of gluconate such as Calcium Lactate, Calcium Lactobionate, Cobalt Gluconate and rest are listed below.
Gluconates product list
- Calcium Gluconate Anhydrous
- Calcium Gluconate Monohydrate
- Calcium Lactate
- Calcium Lactobionate
- Cobalt Gluconate
- Copper Gluconate
- Ferrous Gluconate
- Magnesium Gluconate
- Magnanese Gluconate
- Potassium Gluconate
- Sodium Gluconate
- Zinc Gluconate