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Stepan Debuts Functional Esters

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Stepan Debuts Functional Esters

MAYWOOD, N.J.Kosher-certified Drewpol polyglycerol esters are now available from Stepan Co. for food applications such as icings and fillings, confectionery coatings, whipped toppings, coffee whiteners, low-fat, non-dairy dressings, and margarine. Drewpol is derived from the esterification of vegetable fatty acids and polyglycerols, and it provides several functional characteristics, according to Stepan ( Some functional applications for Drewpol are imparting cloudiness to beverage systems, improving emulsion stability and texture, extending product shelf-life, improving flavor and color dispersibility and solubility, and inhibiting crystal formation.

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