Sugar acids as acidulants
Being naturally derived from sugars, Rivertop’s acids such as glucaric acid find application as acidulants in foods. Whether they are included as flavor components or preservatives they bring novel properties not found from existing products in this category.
Sugar acids for acidizing & fracking in Oil & Gas
The developing trend towards deeper wells that create harsher operating conditions creates a need for new acidification technologies that can fill performance and economic needs that are arising. Add to this the key Oil & Gas industry drivers of renewability and sustainability and Rivertop’s sugar acid technologies become a strong strategic fit.