Scope of Applications
Sorbitol is a sugar substitute which provides bulk and sweetness with a clean, cool pleasant taste.
D sorbitol provides one-third fewer calories than sugar–about 2.6 calories per gram
Crystalline sorbitol is an excellent humectant, texturizing and anti-crystallizing agent
Sorbitol can be used in a wide variety of products, including sugar-free candies, chewing gums, frozen desserts and baked goods
D-Sorbitol does not contribute to the formation of dental caries
Sorbitol may be useful as an alternative to sugar for people with diabetes on the advice of their health care providers