Pakistan Gum & Chemicals

Pakistan Gum & Chemicals Limited

Spreading the Goodness of Guar

Since 1963


food grade

Ice cream social

Ice-cream & Dairy Products

  • Provides smooth and creamier texture
  • Prevents formation of ice crystals
  • Prevents quick meltdown
  • As a stabilizer & binder
SoupNoodles (1)

Soups & Gravies

  • As a viscosifier
  • Increases shelf-life
  • As a stabilizer & binder

Bakery Products

  • Increases shelf life
  • Improves moisture retention
  • Better sheet formation
Tomato Ketcheup

Sauces & Salad preparations

  • Guar gum acts as a water binder in sauces and salad dressings and reduces water and oil separation
Chinese Vegetable


  • Better sheet formation
  • Improves moisture retention
  • Improves texture
  • Improves machine runnability,thereby increasing production


  • Guar gum provides outstanding viscosity control.
Placebo Pills


  • Guar gum is used in the pharmaceutical industry as a gelling, viscosifying, thickening, stabilizing, emulsifying and binding agent.
  • In tablet manufacturing, it is used as a binding agent and in micro-encapsulation of drugs.
Cheese Packages

Fish Feed and Pet Food

  • Guar gum forms gels and retains moisture, acts as a thickening agent and stabilizer

industrial grade

Ciba Specialty Chemicals has built up a strong product offering in the effect pigments market.

Cosmetics Industry

  • Guar gum is used as a thickener, protective colloid in Skin care products, creams and lotions
  • Used in toothpaste and shaving cream for easy extruding from the tube

Textile Industry

  • Guar gum gives excellent film forming and thickening properties when used for textile sizing, finishing and printing
  • It improves efficiency in production
Drilling Silhouette

Metallurgical and Mining Industry

  • Guar gum is widely used as a flocculent to produce liquid solid separation
  • It is also used in flotation


  • Guar gum gives denser surface to the paper used for printing
  • It helps improved writing properties, better bonding strength and increased hardness
Oil Rig

In Oil Field Applications

  • Guar gum is used in oil well fracturing, oil well stimulation, mud drilling and shale gas fracturing
  • It is used as drilling aids in oil wells and geological and water drilling
  • It is used as a viscosifier to maintain drilling mud viscosities.

Animal Feed

Cattle Feed

Cattle Feed

  • Raw guar meal is used as a source of protein in the cattle feed
Poulltry Feed

Poultry Feed

  • Toasted guar meal is used as a source of protein in the poultry feed