Foodvit Yellow Dextrin Powder 100g Pack Of 2
Yellow dextrin has low viscosity and is very sticky and hygroscopic in nature Fuel, binder. Very fine powder. Used as a binder and sometimes a fuel in many different star formulas. Can also be used to make an excellent glue for rolling your own tubes. The most regularly used binder for compositions. Cheap, easy to use and work with, water soluble and holds most formulas together well after drying. In pyrotechnics they are added to coloured fire formulas, allowing them to solidify as pellets or "stars." Dextrin is not particularly toxic or dangerous.
- Adhesive Industries: The Adhesives Industries uses large amount of yellow dextrin in the preparation of liquid and dry adhesives. Dextrin goes in to the solution instantly and with a lesser quantity of water, because of their greater adhesive strength and fluidity.
- Foundries: Yellow dextrin serves as an excellent binding agent for sand cores in foundry operations. It gives high green bond strength necessary for the mould to remain intact during handling.
- Promotes Healthy Intestinal Flora: Dextrin is considered a prebiotic, compounds that feed probiotics or "good" bacteria. It has been shown to aid lactobacilli, powerful beneficial bacteria responsible for supporting digestion. As the good bacteria continue to proliferate throughout the digestive system, a balanced ratio of good to bad bacteria is established.
- Cleansing: The cleansing effects of dextrin are tied to its ability to increase the frequency of bowel movements. Many toxins are stored in human wastes, yet a number of individuals have difficulty eliminating these wastes on a regular basis. Indigestible fiber also attaches itself to a variety of toxins in the body,