ADM 100 Non-GMO Food Grade Native Corn Starch #028165

ADM 100 Non-GMO Food Grade Native Corn Starch #028165 is a highly refined basic powdered starch manufactured by ADM in Europe. This product is used in food applications such as puddings, salad dressings, prepared mixes, and gravies. As an unmodified (thick-boiling) starch, it is typically high in viscosity, with a good body at both low and high solids. Additionally, the setback (viscosity increase upon aging of the starch paste) is characteristically high for this product.

Ingredient Name: Corn Starch

CAS Number: 9005-25-8

Functions: Binder, Rheology Modifier, Thickener, Viscosity Modifier

Chemical Family: Starches

Technical Data Sheet

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Identification & Functionality

Chemical Family
Chemical Name
Ingredient Name
Agrochemical Functions
Cleaning Ingredients Functions
Cosmetic Ingredients Functions
Food Ingredients Functions

Features & Benefits

Functional Benefits

Bakery & Frozen Baked Goods

  • Carbohydrate-based fat replacement
  • Provide bulk and impact volume
  • Boost quality and performance
  • Solutions for gluten-free breads and baked goods


  • Create a shiny, crisp surface
  • Perfect seasoning carrier
  • For better pretzels, chips, popcorn, extruded snacks and other sweet/savory snacks

Dairy & Frozen Desserts

  • Control melting character
  • Increase freezing temperature
  • Prevent syneresis
  • Provide a smooth texture and mouthfeel
  • Replacement of protein and fat solids
  • Clean flavor

Sauces, Dressings & Condiments

  • Provide texture and mouthfeel
  • Prevent syneresis
  • Ideal sheen while proving adhesion and perfect cling


  • Improve mouthfeel
  • Superior flavor carrier
  • Increase foam retention
  • Beneficial in beers, sports drinks, and more


  • Provide humectancy and adhesion
  • Inhibit sugar crystallization
  • Extend shelf life
  • For better hard and soft candies

Applications & Uses

Bath & Shower Applications
I&I Cleaning Applications
Skin Care Applications


Physical Form
White, free flowing
Chemical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Moisture Content11 - 14%
pH4.5 - 7
Proteinmax. 0.4%
Microbiological Values
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Total Plate Countmax. 7,500per g
Yeasts and Molds Countmax. 150per g
Coliformsmax. 10per g
Nutritional Information
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Total Fat0.6g/100g
Saturated Fat0.0g/100g
Total Carbohydrates86.4g/100g
Total Sugars0.0g/100g
Vitamin D0.0g/100g
Particle Size Distribution
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Through #50 US Standard Meshmin. 96%
Through #200 US Standard Meshmin. 80%

There have been no sugars added during the production process. The total sugars value represents the sugars in this finished ingredient. ADM is not listing added sugars on technical documents to lessen confusion for formulators when calculating their Nutrition Facts panel information.

Regulatory & Compliance

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Packaging Information

ADM 100 Non-GMO Food Grade Native Corn Starch is available in 25-kg bags and 1000-kg totes.

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
2 Years
Storage & Shelf Life

ADM 100 Non-GMO Food Grade Native Corn Starch is packed in multi-wall bags. Provided that the product is stored in a dry location that is free of infestation, the starch will have an indefinite shelf-life. It is recommended that the inventory be rotated and used within two years. If the product in inventory has sustained minor damage, it should be used as soon as possible to avoid air exposure and caking.