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FAQ

Where can I buy Magna-Brands?2021-12-08T18:13:26+00:00

Magna-Brand products can be purchased through Mafco Worldwide LLC located in Camden, NJ USA or through the offices maintained in France, China and the United Arab Emirates.

How can I get a sample of the product?2021-12-09T16:59:37+00:00

Samples can be requested through the “Contact Us” portion of the website. Under this heading, you can also provide information related to your application that will allow Mafco application experts to direct you to the best product for your need. LINK

Can Magnasweet be used as a primary sweetener?2021-12-08T18:13:55+00:00

The base products Monoammonium glycyrrhizinate and Ammonium glycyrrhizinate are not classified as primary sweeteners under current USA and European regulations. However, regulations regarding the use of the Magnasweet® products vary from country to country.

Is the product available in liquid and powder forms?2019-01-11T18:32:06+00:00

Magnasweet® products are available as powder or liquid. The variety of products available can be viewed in the Magnasweet® Series section of the website. LINK

What are the use levels for the Magna-Brand products?2021-12-08T18:45:53+00:00

The use levels vary from product to product but start as low as 20 ppm. The specific use levels for the individual Magna-Brand product are dependent upon the product and the application. Typical use levels are presented on the individual product pages. LINK

What are Magna-Brand products derived from?2021-12-08T18:46:19+00:00

The base products Monoammonium Glycyrrhizinate and Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate are derived from licorice root.

How do Magna-Brand products work?2021-12-08T18:50:22+00:00

The Magna-Brand products work synergistically with existing flavors and sweeteners by extending and enhancing their properties and by providing a delayed onset of sweetness to the product. By doing this, Magna-Brands provides the opportunity to not only enhance flavors and sweetness but also to mask undesirable aftertastes.

Is it approved for use worldwide?2019-01-11T18:32:43+00:00

The base products Monoammonium Glycyrrhizinate and Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate are approved for use in foods in the United States, Europe, Australia, China and India and numerous other countries throughout the world. However, the application and use of the product is dependent upon the specific product and area of distribution.

Is Magnasweet® product line classified as a non-nutritive sweetener?2019-01-11T18:24:23+00:00

The base products Monoammonium Glycyrrhizinate and Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate are currently approved for food as a flavoring agent, flavor enhancer or surface active agent under 21CFR184.1408 of the United States Code of Federal Regulations and as a Flavour under current European regulations. Classifications for other countries vary depending upon the applicable regulations.

Where can I find Technical/Regulatory information?2021-12-09T17:01:44+00:00

Technical and regulatory documents must be requested either through Customer Service or your Account Manager. Speak with an Expert to request this information.

What are the labeling requirements for the Magna-Brands products?2021-12-08T18:51:00+00:00

The base products Ammonium Glycyrrhizinate and Monoammonium Glycyrrhizinate may be labeled as “natural flavor.” However, labeling requirements for individual Magna-Brands products vary depending upon the formulation and the worldwide area of distribution.

Are Magna-Brand products considered natural?2021-12-17T16:42:19+00:00

Natural designation is dependent upon function and/or usage level in product, and can vary by country, please contact us for additional information.

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