1.What is Carboxymethyl Chitosan?
Carboxymethyl chitosan is a water-soluble chitosan derivative.It is derived from rich marine biological resources with enzymatic degradation (mushroom or aspergillus niger)
Carboxymethyl chitosan has many characteristics, such as strong antibacterial property, fresh-keeping effect, and an amphoteric polyelectrolyte.
It has many applications in cosmetics, preservation, medicine, etc.
Carboxymethyl chitosan has good solubility in water and unique chemical, physical and biological properties such as high viscosity, large hydrodynamic volume, low toxicity, biocompatibility and good ability to form films, fibres and hydrogels.
- Medicines & Dietary Supplement: Having accessory treatment effects for hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes and constipation, etc.
- Cosmetics:having excellent performance of moisture maintenance and damping.The excellence is more obvious used in cleansing facial milk and all kinds of creams
- Functional Foods & Beverages: Energy Drinks, Beauty Drinks, Milk, Cookies and Instant-Noodle, etc.
- Agriculture: changing the soil bacteria, promote the growth of beneficial microbes, also induce plant disease resistance, and has immune and killing effect on a variety of fungi, bacteria and virus