What Exactly Is Agar?

What is agar? Is agar available in those areas? Let's tell you.

Agar is made of high quality natural Gelidium, Gracilaria vegetables, seaweed and other algae as raw materials made of gelatin products, containing a variety of useful elements, and possesses powerful function of Qingre, appetizersspleen. Agar is hydrophilic colloid, with bars and powders, insoluble in cold water, soluble in hot water.

Agar has an extremely useful unique property in the food industry. The advantages of solidification and stability, can form a complex with some physical and chemical properties of material, can be used as thickening agent, coagulant, suspending agent, emulsifying agent, preservative agent and stabilizer. Widely used in meat, fish, poultry, canned and cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and dental medicine. Used as a clarifier in the brewing and wine industry; used as a thickener in ice cream and pastry and salad dressings and as a lubricant for metal wire drawing.

In medicine, agar has fat reducing and antidiarrheal functions. In the medical clinic, convection immunity, hollow capsules, paste and other products.

Agar made from algae is translucent, amorphous powder, flakes, or granules. The major producers are Japan, New Zealand, the United States and russia. Agar, insoluble in cold water, absorbs 20 times the water of its own size. Soluble in water, dilute liquid at 42 degrees Celsius (108 degrees Fahrenheit) remain liquid at 37 DEG C, but closely cemented jelly. Agar is a component of the cell wall and contains complex carbohydrates, calcium, and sulfates.

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