XIVIA™ Sweetener is the Tasty, Healthy Option for Xylitol Gum and Candy

XIVIA™sweetener improves the oral health benefits of xylitol gum.

Producers of xylitol gum and other confectioneries can rely on XIVIA™ from the DuPont™ Danisco® range of sweeteners. It is a cost-effective ingredient that can bring substantial oral health benefits to consumers.  

Clinically Proven to Reduce Plaque and Dental Cavities
This sustainable xylitol is a naturally occurring sweetener that has been clinically proven to reduce plaque and dental cavities.

Recommended by many dental associations worldwide, XIVIA™ sweetener is proven to:

  • Help reduce the development of cavities.
  • Resist fermentation by oral bacteria.
  • Reduce plaque formation.
  • Increase salivary flow to remineralize damaged tooth enamel.
  • Complement and reinforce the effect of fluoride in oral hygiene products.

40% of the Calories of Sugar
Offering the same sweetness as sugar, XIVIA™ has less than 40% of the calories, as well as a low glycemic index, making it suitable for diabetic products.

Globally recognized as a total substitute for dietary sugars, XIVIA™ replaces sugar in chewing gum and other confectionery applications. It is also a supplement incorporated into oral hygiene products, such as toothpaste, mouthwash, and teething gels.

Sustainable Production
XIVIA™ sweetener is produced sustainably with industrial wood pulp side-streams, originating from renewable forestry. Its carbon footprint is 90% lower than conventional biomass hydrolysis production of xylitol.

For manufacturers, XIVIA™ sweetener offers the unique opportunity to produce healthy value-added products, while reducing their own carbon footprint.