ALGINE, a viscous gum obtained from certain sea-weeds, used as size for textile fabrics, and for thickening soups and jellies.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
The algin extracted from the Pacific kelp can be used as a rubber surrogate for water-proofing cloth.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
ALGIN, a viscous, gummy substance obtained from certain seaweeds, more especially those of the genus Laminaria.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
Is increasing its global prices on microcrystalline cellulose, carrageenan, alginate products, and other gums up to 15% or as contract terms permit in food, personal care, and other market segments.
New research indicates that an alginate-based biomaterial injected into heart attack victims may stave off further damage.
Our main product, SODIUM ALGINATE, with an annual output 5000 tons, is widely used in the textile printing and dyeing industry.