TIC Pretested® Gum Guar 8/22 Powder is a high viscosity, fine mesh Guar Gum. Used for where rapid hydration required, Guar Gum 8/22 is used in instant soup mixes, instant gravies and also in liquid sauces and baked goods, where either viscosity or water control is required. Typical usage level varies from 0.1% to 0.5%. Guar 8/22 is stable over a wide pH range, but in liquid products should not be used when the pH is below 4.0. Hydrates in cold water, but actually performs better when heated and cooled.