Receive from high-molecular chitosan by chemical or enzymic hydrolysis. Not less than 90% are issued in the form of powder of white or cream color with the content of the main substance. Molecular weight in the range from 1 kd up to 30 kd. Degree of a dezatsetilirovaniye of 75-95%. In comparison with initial chitosan shows higher antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral activities, possesses radio tire-tread action, it can be used as a carrier of medicines of the different nature, etc.
Scopes: agriculture, (environmentally friendly biopesticide of Agrokhit), the food industry (as a strukturoobrazovatel, preservative), medicine (as the radioprotector, a component of medical bandages and the carrier of drugs), as the component of dietary supplements increasing immunity, etc.