AmyloplastTM

AmyloplastTM

Amyloplast is an oxidized starch having a range of viscosity and fluidity to suit the requirement of paper processing in the application of surface sizing.

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Description

Description

Amyloplast is an oxidized starch having a range of viscosity and fluidity to suit the requirement of paper processing in the application of surface sizing.

Applications

  • Sizing of all types of paper

Functionality

  • Improves the oil absorbency quality of paper.
  • Imparts extra smoothness.
  • Printability improves to a great extent.

Specifications

Appearance White to creamy white granular powder
Mositure 10-12 % max
pH (10% aqueous solution) 5 – 7
Ash (on SB) 3.0 % max
Cold water soluble 5 % max
Brookfield Viscosity*
(20% paste at 50°C)
80-400 cps
ISO Brightness 90 min.

* Viscosity can be adjusted as per the customer requirement