Sesbania Guar Gum Powder – Industrial Divison
Sesbania gum is extracted from sesbania seeds. It is white colored, loose milky powder that is soluble in water and insoluble in alcohol, ketones, ethers and other organic solvents. Sesbania gum powder can be dispersed in cold water to form a viscous solution. The viscosity of sesbania gum powder is 5-10 times higher than natural plant gum, sodium alginate.
Applications for Sesbania Gum Powder :
- Sesbania gum powder is used as sizing agents and dye thickeners in textile industries.
- It plays a major role as a flocculants in water and wastewater treatment.
- The most important use of sesbania seeds is in oil industry as a blocking agent, water resistance-reduction agent and as a tackifier for preparing fluid cracking to increase oil production rate.
- The sesbania gum powder is used in incense manufacturing