Industrial Galactomannan Polysaccharides (Hardback)
  • Industrial Galactomannan Polysaccharides (Hardback)
zoom

Industrial Galactomannan Polysaccharides (Hardback)

(author)
£160.00
Hardback 187 Pages / Published: 29/09/2011
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Quite possibly the first comprehensive text on galactomannans, Industrial Galactomannan Polysaccharides compiles information on their industrial uses in the form of gums including locust bean, guar, tara, fenugreek, cassia-tara, and Sesbania-bisipinasa varieties. The book describes how galactomannans are currently produced commercially and how they have become industrial commodities. It provides a simple and clear introduction to these vital substances, it compares their various sources.

Highlights

General chapters on carbohydrates, hydrocolloids and associated rheology, interactions of galactomannans, and derivatization of polysaccharidesA brief history of each product gum, cultivation of the plant sources, seed, habitat, chemical structure, functional properties, manufacturing processes, and applicationsSpecial focus on the most representative galactomannans: guar and locust bean gums

An in-depth compilation of industrial galactomannans information, this book is designed for the manufacturers, traders, and end users of galactomannans, as well as technologists in polysaccharides-related industries and scientists and academics interested in carbohydrates.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
ISBN: 9781439846285
Number of pages: 187
Weight: 454 g
Dimensions: 235 x 156 x 18 mm

You may also be interested in...

Food: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Chemical Engineering Design
Added to basket
From Vines to Wines
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Introduction to Chemical Engineering
Added to basket
The Perfect Meal
Added to basket
£26.50
Paperback
The Elements of Murder
Added to basket
The Emperor Of Scent
Added to basket
Whisky
Added to basket
£68.99
Hardback
Principles of Brewing Science
Added to basket
The Art of Fermentation
Added to basket
Understanding Wine Technology
Added to basket
Salt, Sugar, Fat
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
The Science of Chocolate
Added to basket
A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering
Added to basket
The Undiscovered Self
Added to basket
£13.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.