Cargill Tex 06201 NGM

Cargill Tex 06201 NGM is a stabilized and cross-linked waxy maize starch derived from non-GM (NGM) waxy maize. It is a versatile thickener recommended for products prepared under moderate processing conditions, such as bakery and fruit fillings (fresh, canned, pail, and frozen), soups, sauces, gravies (canned and frozen), frozen entrees, barbecue and tomato sauces, and canned pet foods.

Ingredient Name: Waxy Maize Starch

Functions: Binder, Texturizing Agent, Thickener, Viscosity Modifier

Labeling Claims: Halal, Kosher, Non-Carcinogenic, Non-GMO, Vegan, Vegetarian, Wheat-free

Certifications & Compliance: CFIA Amenable, EU Compliant, FCC Compliant, FDA 21 CFR Regulations, FDA Compliant, Halal, Kosher, Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), The Food Allergen Labeling & Consumer Protection Act of 2004 (FALCPA)

Physical Form: Powder, Solid

Features: Creamy Texture, Free of Major Allergens, Good Binding, Heat Stability, Improved Clarity, Improved Freeze/Thaw Stability, Improved Storage Stability, Odorless, Ovo-Lacto Vegetarian Suitable, Short Texture, Suitable for Vegans, Texturizing

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Identification & Functionality

Ingredient Name
Waxy Maize Starch
Product Label
Package labeling
Acetylated distarch adipate
Package labeling US
Food starch modified
Ingredients US [Listed in Descending Order]
100% (ds) Modified food starch

Features & Benefits

  • Highly versatile starch useful in a variety of applications
  • Well suited for neutral and acid systems
  • Adaptable to both batch and continuous process systems
  • Stable when subjected to prolonged heating
  • Good cold storage and freeze-thaw stability
  • Short, creamy texture
  • Good paste clarity
  • Bland flavor

Applications & Uses

Animal Species

This product is a versatile thickener recommended for products prepared under moderate processing conditions, such as :

  • Bakery and fruit fillings (fresh, canned, pail and frozen)
  • Soups, sauces and gravies (canned and frozen)
  • Frozen entrees - barbecue and tomato sauces
  • Canned pet foods


Physical Form
Nutritional Information (per 100 gm)
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Protein Content0.2g/100g
Sugar Content0g/100g
Added Sugars0g/100g
Dietary Fiber0g/100g
Fat Content0.05g/100g
Saturated Fat0.03g/100g
Trans Fat0g/100g
Sodium Content110mg/100g
Calcium Content4mg/100g
Potassium Content2mg/100g
Iron Content0.1mg/100g
Vitamin C0mg/100g
Vitamin D0mcg/100g
Water Content10.5g/100g
Heavy Metals
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Lead Contentmax. 1ppm
Note for Nutritional Data
  • The list comprises relevant nutritional components only.
  • Values are calculated based on the average of product specifications. In those cases where only a minimum or a maximum value is specified, these values were taken respectively.
  • The EU column lists the nutritional values in accordance with Regulation (EU) n° 1169/2011 on food information to consumers.
  • The US column lists the nutritional values in accordance with Code of Federal Regulations (CFR 21).
  • The Japan column lists the nutritional values in accordance with the Japanese Legislation.
  • The energy values may differ per region because of different calculations.

Regulatory & Compliance

Dietary Information
Suitable for Certified
Halal Yes Yes
Kosher Yes Yes
Lacto-vegetarian Yes No
Ovo-vegan Yes No
Vegan Yes No
Vegetarian Yes No


GMO Statement

This Cargill ingredient complies with the EU GMO requirements as principally laid down under EC Regulation No 1829/2003 on 'genetically modified food and feed' and EC Regulation 1830/2003 on 'the traceability and labeling of food and feed products produced from GMO's. Therefore, there is no need to label this product under either 1829/2003 or 1830/2003.

Legal Requirements
  • This product is in compliance with : FDA 21 CFR § 172.892, Food starch-modified
  • Current Food Chemical Codex
  • Status pursuant to USDA 7 CFR Part 66 National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard (“BE” status): The product has been sourced from a non-bioengineered source and the inadvertent presence of BE is less than 0.9%.

Technical Details & Test Data

Test Data

Cargill Tex 06201 NGM - Test Data

Packaging & Availability

Packaging Type
Standard Packaging

50 lb. Multi-ply Paper Bags

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
24 Months
Recommended Storage Conditions
  • Store inside, under dry conditions
  • The specified shelf life can only be guaranteed for this product if the above mentioned recommended storage conditions are respected. For products delivered in bulk, there should be a clean storage (and circulation) system, protected from any potential contamination.