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1. (WO2018202287) CHEWING GUM COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR SHAPING CHEWING GUM IN A 3D PRINTER

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/202287    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/060499
Publication Date: Fri Nov 09 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Thu May 04 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: A23G 4/04
A23G 4/06
A23G 4/10
A23G 4/18
A23P 20/25
Applicants: WACKER CHEMIE AG
Inventors: WIMMER, Thomas
SEIZL, Martin
WIHR, Dominik
Title: CHEWING GUM COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR SHAPING CHEWING GUM IN A 3D PRINTER
Abstract:
The invention relates to a chewing gum composition comprising, calculated as dry weight, 30 - 60 wt.% maltitol, 5 -30 wt.%% mannitol, 5 -25 wt.% polyvinylacetate, 1 -15 wt.% vinyl acetate-vinyl laurate – copolymer, 0.5 -5 wt.%% gelling agent, 1 –7 wt.% of at least one emulsifier, 0.1 -3 wt.% triacetine and 1 -10 wt. % fat, and with respect to the total weight of the chewing gum composition 4 -15 wt.% water. The invention also relates to a print method in which said chewing gum composition is heated in cartridge in a heated print head and thus a three-dimensional object is printed in layers.