Frequently Asked Questions


How does Nu-FLAC work as a maltodextrin alternative?
In a spray drying application, add the powder to a liquid slurry and co-spray dry the product to add solids to the system like you would with maltodextrin, to increase the solids. If using a ribbon blender, add your flavor or color to the Nu-FLAC in the ribbon blender and continue as you would with maltodextrin.
Is Nu-FLAC water soluble?
No, it is made of insoluble fiber.
Can I use it as a fiber source?
Yes, it is high in insoluble fiber. See the nutritional analysis for details.
How much silica does it contain?
18-20% silica and about 70% fiber.
Does it have an odor/taste?
Limited to no odor and a neutral taste.
What is Nu-FLAC used for?
A flavor carrier in many systems including foods, beverages and dietary supplements. The fiber absorbs oil and moisture and is a clean label alternative to maltodextrin.
What is Nu-FLAC?
It is rice fiber from the rice seed.