What is Lactose?

Lactose is a sugar found in milk and dairy products. It is used as a sweetener and as a filler.

Lactose is fermented by bacteria to produce lactic acid, which is important in producing fermented dairy products.

Lactose is mildly sweet, although it is not as sweet as sucrose.

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Lactose Distributor & Supplier Information

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Information About Lactose

Lactose is used in dairy products, confections, baby formulas, and processed foods.

Lactose enhances sweetness, improves texture, and serves as a bulking agent, especially in low-calorie and reduced-fat applications.

Appearance:Lactose typically appears as a white, crystalline powder. It is a solid substance at room temperature.

pH: 4.5-7.0

Flavor/Odor: Clean sweet flavor/odor

About AIFI - A Lactose Supplier & Distributor

American International Foods, Inc. is a leading lactose supplier with an additional full service portfolio of over 2500 food and beverage ingredients. We offer one of the most extensive lines of dairy products distributed to manufacturers and processors in the food, beverage, pet food, health and nutrition sectors. With a strategic nationwide warehouse network and our reliable just-in-time deliveries, we can supply your business with high quality dairy products at competitive prices.