Tetra Sodium Pyrophosphate (TSPP)

Airedale Chemical Tetra sodium Pyrophosphate (also known as sodium pyrophosphate, tetrasodium phosphate or TSPP) holds the formula Na4P2O and is primarily used as a buffering agent, an emulsifier, a dispersing agent, and a thickening agent and is often used as a food additive

As a solid, colourless crystalline solid with no distinguishing odour. It is a salt composed of pyrophosate and sodium ions. As a solution, clear colourless solution with no distinguishing odour

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Detergent & Cleaning Detergent & Cleaning

Sometimes used in household detergents to prevent similar deposition on clothing, but due to its phosphate content it causes eutrophication of water, promoting algae growth.

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Food & Beverage Food & Beverage

Tetrasodium Pyrophosphate is present in a variety of foods including chicken nuggets, marshmallows, pudding, crab meat, imitation crab, canned tuna, and soy-based meat alternatives and cat foods and cat treats where it is used as a palatability enhancer.

It is the active ingredient in Bakewell, the substitute for baking powder’s acid component

It is also used in some common baking powders.

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Healthcare Healthcare

In toothpaste and dental floss it acts as a tartar control agent, serving to remove calcium and magnesium from saliva and thus preventing them from being deposited on teeth.

Tetrasodium pyrophosphate is used in commercial dental rinses before brushing to aid in plaque reduction.

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Personal Care Personal Care

Airedale Chemical manufactures and distributes a variety of Surfactants and industrial chemicals for use across the Personal Care industry. We supply chemicals used in everything from bath care, hair care, skin care, cosmetics and dental care. Core products available for this market include Mono Propylene Glycol (MPG) , Airsurf CAB, Maleic Anhydride (MA) and Sodium Chlorit

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