Producers of xylitol gum and other confectioneries can rely on XIVIA™ from the DuPont™ Danisco® range of sweeteners. It is a cost-effective ingredient that can bring substantial oral health benefits to consumers.
Clinically Proven to Reduce Plaque and Dental Cavities
This sustainable xylitol is a naturally occurring sweetener that has been clinically proven to reduce plaque and dental cavities.
Recommended by many dental associations worldwide, XIVIA™ sweetener is proven to:
- Help reduce the development of cavities.
- Resist fermentation by oral bacteria.
- Reduce plaque formation.
- Increase salivary flow to remineralize damaged tooth enamel.
- Complement and reinforce the effect of fluoride in oral hygiene products.
40% of the Calories of Sugar
Offering the same sweetness as sugar, XIVIA™ has less than 40% of the calories, as well as a low glycemic index, making it suitable for diabetic products.
Globally recognized as a total substitute for dietary sugars, XIVIA™ replaces sugar in chewing gum and other confectionery applications. It is also a supplement incorporated into oral hygiene products, such as toothpaste, mouthwash, and teething gels.
XIVIA™ sweetener is produced sustainably with industrial wood pulp side-streams, originating from renewable forestry. Its carbon footprint is 90% lower than conventional biomass hydrolysis production of xylitol.
For manufacturers, XIVIA™ sweetener offers the unique opportunity to produce healthy value-added products, while reducing their own carbon footprint.