sodium alginate


sodium alginate
sodium alginate n ALGIN (b)

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[NF] a purified carbohydrate product extracted from brown seaweeds with dilute alkali; used as a suspending agent. It is also used for its emulsifying, stabilizing, thickening, and water-binding qualities in foods, medicines, and cosmetics.

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