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Bio-based Products Offer Holistic Choices to Binder Applications

When your products need a boost in sustainability and environmentally friendly attributes to distinguish them in the marketplace, think GPC. GPC has extensive knowledge in carbohydrate chemistry using bio-based products. We can help you develop your next generation of products. You may be amazed at the choices available that benefit your customers at the same time bringing them an edge in green, bio-based technology.

The backbone of our product line starts with repeating units of alpha-glucose molecules (starch). This chemistry is a natural fit with beta-glucose (cellulose-based) products. These molecular structures are so similar they have the same chemical formula when written out. The major difference between the two is in the molecular geometry making starch digestible and cellulose non-digestible. These very similar molecules provide each other thousands of hydrogen-bonding sites that produce a strong adhesion. Add water to your cellulose/starch composites and your product becomes re-pulpable. Binding applications run the gamut from wallboard, ceiling tile and paper bags to charcoal, pelletizing and other multi-core microencapsulation processes, mining, drilling and proprietary composites.

GPC offers choices of molecular weights, viscosities and filming characteristics. We provide B200 and B20F unmodified starches; C-Series family of thin boiling starches; and SEALMASTER®
P-Series starch pastes and adhesives for use as adhesive components or one-bag mixes. There are choices for cooking or cold water swelling (no-cook) product versions. Within some of these product lines are highly modified starches in powder, pregelled powders and liquid forms to help replace a portion, or all, of your latex needs. All of these forms of starch are high purity and will give maximum performance per pound. For example, GPC pregelled starch powders have a much higher degree of purity compared to the pregelled flours available. These may offer you stepped up performance to your current pregelled flour.

If you need these high functionality polymers, check out our COATMASTER® ethylated starches and SEALMASTER® modified starch pastes and adhesives on our website. We are prepared to help anyone reach sustainability and environmental responsibility goals for their products. Please contact us for more information.

COATMASTER® and SEALMASTER® are registered trademarks of Grain Processing Corporation.

Spotlights

  • 11.1.2017
    Non-GM and Organic Ethyl Alcohol
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  • 9.1.2017
    GPC Introduces New MALTRIN FM™ Fast Melt Maltodextrin and PURE-DENT® Starch Cores at SupplySide West and AAPS Expos
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  • 8.2.2017
    GPC Offers Bio-Based Products for Binder Applications
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  • 5.31.2017
    GPC Highlights New MALTRIN® Tapioca-Based Product Line at IFT Food Expo ’17
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  • 4.24.2017
    Absorbent Ingredient Choices for Personal Care Applications
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  • 2.23.2017
    Sauce and Salad Dressing Solutions from GPC
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  • 1.28.2017
    Non-Genetically Modified (Non-GM) Corn Gluten Feed Available from Grain Processing Corporation
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  • 12.15.2016
    GPC Launches New MALTRIN® Tapioca-Based Product Line
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  • 9.27.2016
    Bind, Disperse, Flow Freely — GPC Versatile Solutions
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  • 6.1.2016
    GPC Showcases Food Science Student Competition Winner at IFT’16
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  • 3.23.2016
    In the Thick of Things with GPC Personal Care Starches
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  • 1.22.2016
    GPC’s Solution for a Sticky Situation PURE-DENT® B730 Absorbent Starch
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  • 12.29.2015
    Non-Genetically Modified (Non-GM) Corn Gluten Meal Available from Grain Processing Corporation
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  • 12.2.2015
    Let GPC Help With All Your Corrugated Needs…
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  • 9.29.2015
    Exceptional Excipients - Superior Service
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  • 8.1.2015
    Muscatine Alcohol Expansion $48 Million
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  • 5.21.2015
    GPC Superior Starches and Premium MALTRIN® Maltodextrins Showcased at IFT15 in Chicago
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  • 3.24.2015
    It’s all about the base! Sugar-free Exfoliation
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  • 6.9.2014
    Big Easy Solutions at IFT Food Expo 2014
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  • 4.1.2014
    Simple Solutions for Facial Mask Formulations
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  • 2.20.2014
    Grain Processing Corporation “Shakes” Things Up
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  • 12.19.2013
    Bio-based Products Offer Holistic Choices to Binder Applications
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  • 4.1.2013
    We’ve Got Personal Care in the Bag, Bottle, Tube and Tablet
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  • 2.1.2013
    Improve the Quality of Low-Fat Ice Cream and Other Frozen Desserts with MALTRIN® Maltodextrins and Corn Syrup Solids
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  • 12.1.2012
    Grain Processing Corporation Announces Breakthrough Cold Dispersing Adhesive Mix for Multiwall Bag Manufacturers
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  • 10.1.2012
    Green Granulation Utilizing Environmentally Friendly Binders
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  • 6.11.2012
    GPC Provides Solutions for Healthy Snacks
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  • 4.1.2012
    What’s New in Shampoo? GPC Ingredients Can Help with Dry and Sulfate-Free Products.
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  • 2.8.2012
    Grain Processing Corporation’s Carbohydrates Help Customers Reduce Costs While Padding Bottom Lines
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  • 1.27.2012
    Grain Processing Corporation Receives Prestigious BRC Certification
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  • 12.12.2011
    GPC Has Your Solution: Custom, Ready-to-Use Products, for Specific Industrial Applications
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  • 6.21.2011
    Stabilizing and Controlling Moisture in Food Products
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  • 5.20.2011
    Lower the Sugar on Your Label
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  • 4.27.2011
    MALTRIN® Maltodextrins in Nutricosmetics
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  • 3.28.2011
    A “unique” starch for unique situations… PURE-DENT® B730 Absorbent Starch
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  • 3.28.2011
    Don’t Sugar Coat It!
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  • 3.28.2011
    Antioxidant Use in Personal Care
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  • 2.10.2011
    Using MALTRIN® for Calorie Reduction
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  • 1.3.2011
    GPC has developed a New Environmentally Friendly Adhesive: SEALMASTER® P50L (modified starch paste adhesive)
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  • 9.7.2010
    Gluten-Free Market
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  • 9.7.2010
    Regulatory Unrest in the Personal Care Industry
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  • 7.26.2010
    Demand for Quality Ethyl Alcohol Continues to Grow
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  • 6.18.2010
    GPC Announces its IFT EXPO Plans
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  • 6.8.2010
    GPC Spotlights
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  • 4.12.2010
    GPC Unveils New Logo on Updated Website
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