Fumaric Acid

Fumaric acid is a highly versatile acidulant for use in a variety of applications.

Introduction to Fumaric Acid
Also known as
Acidulant, trans-butenedioic acid, fumarate, salts, esters

Fumaric acid has an intense, acidic sour taste. A synthetically formulated acidulant, fumaric acid provides pH reduction across your product range.

Fumaric Acid is available globally

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Fumaric Acid Application areas

Fumaric acid provides limited solubility in formulations, and enhances flavour in your applications. 

Enhance acidic flavours and improve pH stability in your beverage formulations.

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Enhance acidic flavours and improve pH stability in your beverage formulations.

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Lower pH levels and improve acidity across your soups, sauces and dressings portfolio. Fumaric acid has non-hygroscopic properties for dry-mix products.[1]

[1] Disclaimer: Fumaric acid is not yet approved in China for use in these products.

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Fumaric acid can be used in a variety of industrial applications including unsaturated polyester resins, alkyd resins, printing Inks, and paper sizing.

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