Food Additives

Clean Label Ingredients Directory

Clean Label Ingredients Directory

This Clean Label Ingredients Directory lists ingredients for the formulation of clean labeled food, beverage and nutritional products based on sponsors and exhibitors at Clean Label Conferences from 2013 to the present. Their conference participation gives attendees...

Socius Ingredients GLYLOID Tamarind Seed Gum

Socius Ingredients GLYLOID Tamarind Seed Gum

Socius Ingredients - GLYLOID® Tamarind Seed Gum: Used in Japan for 50-years, it has now been recommended by the NOSB to be added to the organic exempt list (7 CFR 205.606) in the USA. The Global Food Forums Technology Snapshot Advisory Panel selected this ingredient...

Hydrocolloids for Clean Label Plant-Based Products

Hydrocolloids for Clean Label Plant-Based Products

Replacing traditional protein sources with plant-based proteins often results in a variety of problems such as lack of mouthfeel and body to off-flavors. Hydrocolloids can play a large role in solving these issues. Current plant based milk, yogurt, ice cream and meat...

Clean Label Ingredient Replacement: Baked Goods

Clean Label Ingredient Replacement: Baked Goods

Clean label and natural baking are becoming a key focus for the industry. However, success relies not only on the ingredients you take out, but the ones you put in. Innovative products call for innovative ingredients. What are effective solutions available to those...

Munzing MAGRABAR Clean Label Defoamers

Munzing MAGRABAR Clean Label Defoamers

Munzing MAGRABAR® Clean Label Defoamers [Supplier Solutions - Created & Sponsored by Munzing] Food is naturally foamy. It often creates a challenge for food processors as a product is transformed into what is placed on tables every evening. MAGRABAR® defoamers...

Milk and Meat Production Without the Environmental Impact?

Milk and Meat Production Without the Environmental Impact?

Consumers’ concept of clean labeling has expanded to include the environmental impact of foods and how they’re produced. But, are consumers ready for scientists to begin tampering with the ecological makeup of cows’ digestive system? An article on BBC’s online forum...

An Update on Label-Friendly Surfactants and Emulsifiers

An Update on Label-Friendly Surfactants and Emulsifiers

Surfactants and emulsifiers constitute probably the most technically complicated category of food ingredients, declared Peter Wilde, Ph.D., Research Leader, Quadram Institute of Bioscience, University of East Anglia (UK), in his presentation “Challenges &...

Unraveling the Science of Clean Label Fats & Oils

Unraveling the Science of Clean Label Fats & Oils

Selection of clean label alternatives for fat and oil ingredients depends on several factors. They include how the manufacturer defines clean label; the desired functionality of the ingredient in application; and physical properties, such as melting, crystallization...

Uncertain Clean Label Regulatory Environment

Uncertain Clean Label Regulatory Environment

Will FDA issue regulations defining natural and redefining healthy? Or will these claims become less common on food packages due to the risk of challenge? What are the implications for development of the clean label category, when ingredients disfavored by some...

Food Safety & Preservation of Clean-Labeled Foods

Food Safety & Preservation of Clean-Labeled Foods

  Kathleen Glass, Ph.D., Associate Director of the Food Research Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is a self-professed “preservative fanatic.” Keeping food safe is her highest priority. However, she also respects consumer demands for clean labels....