SweetPearl®

Maltitol powder

Roquette

Bulk sweetener produced from naturally-occurring compounds in wheat and maize, which intensifies flavour and improves nutritional value, all without major change in recipes or manufacturing processes.

Properties

Soluble

Thermally stable

Low hygroscopicity

Caloric value: 2.4 kcal/g (directive 90/496/EEC)

Sweetening power similar to that of sugar

Non-cariogenic


FOOD GRADE

Applications

Chocolate

Cakes and biscuits

Chewing gums

Pan coating

Frozen desserts


Conformity

Food additive E 965 (i)

Directive 95/31/EC of the Commission of July 5, 1995 (JOCE L. 178 of July 28, 1995). 

JECFA/FAO FOOD & NUTRITION PAPER 52/4,

FOOD CHEMICALS CODEX, in force.


Particle sizes

Several grades from 35 to 200 microns of mean diameter

SweetPearl 35µg

SweetPearl 90µg

SweetPearl 200µg

SweetPearl 300µg DC

SweetPearl 700µg


PHARMA GRADE

Compliance

European Pharmacopoeia


Applications

SweetPearl® 90 and SweetPearl® 200:

Diluent for tablets and sachets, excipient for hard coatings, excipient for candying of lozenges, sweetener for pharmaceutical chewing gum

SweetPearl® P300DC

Directly compressible maltitol for chewable and effervescent tablets

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