Food, Flavor & Coatings

ABITEC’s lipids and specialty ingredients provide a variety of functional benefits for the food, flavor and coatings markets, including improved texture, flavor, emulsification, solubility and more! Beyond functionality, many of ABITEC's ingredients can also provide enhanced nutrition and support a variety of health benefits, such as, increased energy, weight management, and improved cognition through increased ketone development.

CAPMUL® Mono- and Diglycerides

These products are typically used as emulsifiers and food preservatives in bakery products, beverages, ice cream, chewing gum, shortening, whipped toppings, trans-free margarine, and confections.

ABITEC's emulsifiers are commonly utilized in the food, flavor and coating industries to:

  • Improve texture
  • Increase volume
  • Provide stability
  • Control fat crystallization
  • Increase aeration
  • Produce extremely stable emulsions
  • Provide viscosity modification
Product Name Chemical Name
Capmul 471 Glyceryl caprylate/caprate
Capmul GMO-50 Glyceryl Monooleate
Capmul GMS-50K Glyceryl Monostearate

Feature Product Grade: CAPMUL® GMS-50K

Glyceryl Monostearate is used as an emulsifier, thickener, and anti-caking agent in foods. It is often used in ice cream and whipped cream to give the products a smooth texture and mouth-feel.


Product Name Chemical Name CAS Number  INCI Name
Capmul GMS-50K Glyceryl Monostearate 31566-31-1 Glyceryl Stearate

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Nutri Sperse powders deliver up to 73% active from premium, non-hydrogenated oil sources that are dispersible across a spectrum of hot and cold aqueous applications. They provide a creamy mouth feel and improved functionality to products where liquid oils are not applicable.

Additionally, they offer:

  • Different sources of protein
  • High-fiber carbohydrate sources
  • Kosher and Halal
  • Sustainable source of energy
  • Excellent cold water and hot beverage dispersibility
  • Easily incorporated into multiple delivery forms such as; beverages, yogurts, bars, soups, sauces, etc.
  • Up to 24 month shelf life

Product Name


Oil Type 


Nutri Sperse HOS 73 Buttermilk High Oleic Sunflower 73%
Nutri Sperse HOSO M Maltodextrin High Oleic Sunflower 48%

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  • Medium-Chain Triglycerides (MCTs) provide sustainable energy, increased thermogenesis, promote prolonged satiety, may aid in cognitive function, and promote post-workout recovery [1-3]
  • Kosher and Halal
  • Not manufactured from bioengineered ingredients (Non-GMO)
  • Powdered forms available in our Nutri Sperse® product line
  • Excellent stability with 24-36 month shelf life

Multiple Sustainable Raw Material Options Available 

Coconut, Palm-free, and RSPO Options

Product Name

Chemical Name Caprylic (C8) fatty acid content (%) Capric (C10) fatty acid content (%) CAS Number
Captex 300 Glyceryl Tricaprylate/ Tricaprate ~70 ~30  65381-09-1
Captex 355 Glyceryl Tricaprylate/ Tricaprate ~55 ~35 65381-09-1,
Captex 1000  Glyceryl Tricaprate <1 98 621-71-6
Captex 8000  Glyceryl Tricaprylate 98 <1 538-23-8



These polyglycerol esters (PGEs) are used as emulsifiers and solubilizers in an array of food, flavor and coatings because they offer a wide range of HLBs meeting the needs of many formulation requirements. In addition, other benefits include:

  • Improves texture and consistency
  • Works well with proteins to improve flow properties
  • Adds additional unique properties such as improved texture and smooth mouth feel
  • Stabilizes aerated systems by controlling the agglomeration of fat globules
  • Reduces interfacial tension at oil-water boundaries
Product Name Chemical Name CAS Numbe
Caprol MPGO Polyglycerol Esters of Oleic Acid 9007-48-1
Caprol PGE 860 Decaglycerol Mono- & Dioleate 9007-48-1
Caprol ET Hexaglycerol Octasterate 67784-82-1
Caprol 3GO Triglycerol  Monooleate 9007-48-1



These hydrogenated powders are made from food-grade vegetable oil and are kosher. Sterotex powders are generally used as:

  • Lubricants in extruded food items or candy
  • Flow aids for powdered spices, gravies and sauces
  • Ingredients to improve mouth feel to various foods, flavors and coatings
Product Name Chemical Name CAS Number
Sterotex NF Hydrogenated Cottonseed Oil 68334-00-9
Sterotex P Palm Oil and Modified Palm Oil  


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