Pregelatinized starch / Alpha Starch

Pregelatinized Starch is a process of breaking down the inter-molecular bonds of starch in the presence of water and heat. It is a kind of starch cooked and then dried on a drum dryer or in an extruder making the starch cold-water-soluble. Pregelatinized Starch have been dried and cooked prior to being used in Feed, Oil Drilling, Construction Materials, Textile Printing, Gypsum Board. They are designed to be easily digestible.

We are one of the leading  manufacturers for Pregelatinized starch, and we can provide a wide range of Pregelatinized starch for diverse applications.

Pregelatinized starch

Main raw material of Alpha Starch is NTD’s Tapioca Starch


No Properties Unit Specification Result 
 1  Starch Content (Dry Base)  % Min 90  91.30
 2  Moisture   % Max 11 10.75
 3  Whiteness   % Min 60 65.1
 4  Viscosity (8% Solid, 30oc)  BU Min 50  50
 5  Impurities (foreign matters)   % Max 0.2  0.14
 6  Ash (Dry base)   % Max 0.3  0.11
 7  PH _ 5.0 – 7.0 6.3
 8  SO2  ppm Max 30 ND
 9  Gelatinized ratio   % Min 85 86