Meeting strict global demands
Amid demographic changes, continuous manufacturing innovation, and evolving customer needs, the food and beverage industry will undergo a rapid shift towards premium-grade, sustainable solutions for manufacturing. Grace’s technologies and broad application expertise help our customers to improve productivity and sustainability needs of the business, with no compromise on quality.
Specialized solutions for the food and beverage industry
Grace has a developed portfolio of products for specialized applications in the food and beverage industry. Our synthetic silica is engineered for a variety of consumer and pet food products, including functional foods and beverages for the nutraceutical industry. Our cGMP-compliant sites ensure quality testing of food products to meet the latest industry regulations.
With solutions in beer clarification and stabilization including craft beers and dry hopping, Grace products are compliant with the German purity law “Reinheitsgebot” and require no additional CAPEX while driving capacity, productivity, and lowering environmental impact.
Our portfolio of multi-functional excipients supports the nutraceutical, consumer, agriculture, and pet food industries with a variety of benefits, including:
- Fortification and flavor retention
- Flow improvement and anti-caking
- Viscosity modification
Nutraceutical formulators can improve the nutritional value of beverages including milk, juices, sports, and energy drinks with Grace’s uniquely engineered porous silica. In addition, our aqueous silica supports beverage fining, including wine, juice, ciders, and beer.
Edible oil refining
Our synthetic amorphous silica is used in the refining and processing of edible oils and fats, including post treatments and enzymatic interesterification.