What are the sources of guar gum?

Answer It is grown principally in India and Pakistan, and with smaller crops grown in the USA, Australia and Africa. The most important growing area centers are in Jodhpur in Rajasthan,India .It is extrac... Read More »

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What is guar gum?

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, guar gum is an off-white to yellowish-white powder that is used as a thickening agent and is five to eight times more effective tha... Read More »

Where does guar gum come from?

Used by herbalists as a stool softener, guar gum comes from a plant called guar, clusterbean or its scientific name, Cyamopsis tetragonoloba. The guar plant originated in Asia and was introduced to... Read More »

How is guar gum used?

Guar gum is a fiber that comes from the seeds of the guar plant. It acts as a thickener and binder. Guar gum is used in cooking and in paper making. It also has some medicinal uses.Guar PlantGuar p... Read More »