Japan Corn Starch – For all needs related to corn starch, modified starch, glycated products, and bio-degradeable plastics


Modifed Starch


A range of modified starches to meet diverse needs

Japan Corn Starch manufactures modified starches developed in our high tech facilities and decades of experience in corn starch development. Modified food starch is used in frozen foods, retort-pouch foods, sauces, noodles, fish pastes, confectionaries, and other food product fields. Applications of modified industrial starch include internal sizing, external sizing, coating, and inter-laminar sprays for the paper manufacturing industry; and in the cardboard industry as a corrugating medium.


Modified food starch products

Product Name Characteristics Effects Applications
Dry starch Corn Starch that is low in moisture and with good flow properties and excellent dispersion Improves flow properties. Prevents sticking. Baking powder, powdered sugar and dispersant for powder mix.
KH-300 Modified Corn Starch with excellent cooking properties and elasticity boosting effects Improves Texture, formability and water-holding capacity of seafood paste products and meat products. Seafood paste products, meatballs, hamburger, and other meat products.
Amylox No.1 Pregelatinized Corn Starch. Disperses easily in cold water, and thickens foods without heating. Thickens instant mixes and other food products which are not heated. Improves shape retention. Thickening agents for batters and other powdered mixes
Substitute for Potato Starch The processed starch made of corn starch.Substitute for Potato Starch has modified viscosity characteristic closed to potato starch. Elasticity strengthening of fish paste products and meat products.Thicken the dish. Elasticity strengthening, the fry batter
Substitute for Sago Starch The processed starch made of corn starch.Substitute for Sago Starch can be substituted for sago starch.There is little muddiness of hot water and hight fluidity. Substitute for Sago Starch prevent from sticking noodles together. The dusting powder of noodles, the dusting powder of wrapper

Modified industrial starch products

Product Name Characteristics Effects Applications
SK-20 At a low temperature, it becomes colloid solution when heated. It is semi-transparent, highly dispersed and has good paper penetration and film formation properties. Improves paper strength. Has good compatibility with other additives. Paper manufacture (sizing press and coatings)
Hidex 128 Depending on the type, Hidex can be easily adjusted from a transparent low-viscosity paste to a high-density, high-viscosity paste. It has stable and good film formation properties. Good penetration ability. Excellent adhesive properties. Adhesives, binders, dispersants, and stabilizers in the paper manufacturing and processing (coating, water-activated adhesive) industries, textile industry, construction materials industry, casting industry, ceramics industry, and other industries
Corbond EX High-performance pre-mixed product containing corn starch and modified starch Improves adhesive properties.
Improves paste water retention.
Simplifies gelatinization work.
Corrugated board