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Company Information:

Company Name: Soy Pectin, Inc.
City: Fayetteville
State: AR
Zip+4: 72702
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (479) 575-7686

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $75,000.00 1
SBIR Phase II $296,000.00 1

Award List:

Soy Pectin, Nutraceutical and Food Additive of the Future

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Gordon L. Whitbeck
Award Amount: $75,000.00
Abstract:
NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Soy Pectin, Inc. is developing a new soluble, dietary fiber from soybean hulls, a waste byproduct, which will provide additional markets for soybean producers and processors. Soy pectin differs from traditional citrus pectins, in that it acts as a thickening agent rather than… More

Soy Pectin, Nutraceutical and Food Additive of the Future

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Gordon L. Whitbeck
Award Amount: $296,000.00
Abstract:
The U.S. produces 6 million MT soy hulls for low returns because hulls are used for animal feed. Pectin from soy is an attractive alternative to more expensive, imported pectins. Soy Pectin TM acts as a thickening agent rather than forming a traditional gel that permits increased dietary fiber… More