Frequently Asked Questions:
Use of Z-Trim® Ingredients in Food Formulations
Does Z-Trim® have to be pre-hydrated?
No, Z-Trim® can be incorporated in existing manufacturing processes.
No, Z-Trim® is not temperature dependent. Z-Trim® can be hydrated with hot or cold aqueous liquids.
Yes and No, depending on the application. Shear is needed for dairy, dressing, and sauce applications. Shear is not needed for meat and bakery applications.
Z-Trim® corn holds 25-30 times its weight in water. Z-Trim® oat holds 9-11 times its weight in water.
Yes, Z-Trim® is stable across a wide range of pH and temperatures. From retort to pasteurization to high acid as well as freeze thaw conditions Z-Trim® performs consistently.
What is the total dietary fiber count of Z-Trim®?
Z-Trim®'s total dietary fiber content is 88-92%.
Yes, Z-Trim® corn and oat are certified Kosher and Halal.
Yes, Z-Trim® corn and oat are gluten free.
Yes, Z-Trim® corn and oat are allergen free.
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