The ability of absorbing cloud-causing ingredients in drinks makes gelatine a good clarifying agent. For the same reason it is also used in metal electrolysis. Gelatine strengthens nails & promotes hair growth. It is used in cosmetic industry.
Due to its protective colloid properties gelatine is used in plastic industry. It controls the size of plastic beadlets & also keep them separate. It is used to form the protective abrasion resistant surface to bank notes & great works of art. The match box industry utilizes its thickening & foaming properties to make match heads.
Industrial gelatin is widely used for panel, furniture, papermaking, forage, packing, textile, silk cloth, printing and dyeing,coating material etc.