EXPERTISE

Expertise

  • The heart of Innovation: knowledge expertise, deep market knowledge and insights
  • Healthy thinking: nutrition and food science expertise, food safety culture
  • Healthful partnership: science driven solutions, open the door to global IMF manufactures and life-stage nutrition products
  • Refreshing insights: nutrition application expertise, deep consumer insights
  • Emerging opportunity: novel applications expertise
  • Fresh thinking: premix application expertise

BLENDING TO GMP

AND FSSC STANDARDS

Blending to GMP and FSSC standards

  • FSSC 22000 Certification
  • KLBD Kosher Certification
  • MUI recognised Halal certification from Halal Control
  • SMETA 4 Pillar Audit
  • Lead Auditor Training completed with Food Quality Solutions International (FQSI) in China
  • Allergen free; Non-GM; Vegetarian (as requested)
  • Successful participation in key IMF customer Technical meetings and P-testing programmes – both held twice a year.
  • Participation in FAPAS P-testing

MANUFACTURING

CAPABILITIES

Manufacturing capabilities

We are the leading manufacturer of micronutrient blends in Ireland and have a strong focus on critical Nutrition, in particular Infant Nutrition. Our blends support health from infancy to senior age. Customers value our long experience in manufacturing of complex liquid and solid formulations containing Vitamins, Minerals, Amino Acids, Nucleotides, Lutein and various other ingredients used in nutritional applications. Our two production facilities represents:

  • New 1200m m2 of GMP standard ISO class 8 clean room facilities which are ideal for high care infant and clinical nutrition premixes
  • No risk of cross-contamination
  • Dedicated areas for dry blending and for oil blending
  • Moisture/temperature controlled process
  • Statistical Process Control for manufacturing
  • Customised premixes in water and oil soluble forms
  • Compliance with highest microbiological standards
  • Fully automated and/or customised packaging in bags, pails, bag-in-box, big bags
  • Capacity to increase output to 5000t/y or more

ANALYTICAL

CAPABILITIES

Analytical capabilities

  • QC/QA and R&D laboratory
  • Full nutrient profiling in premixes and finished customer products
  • Analysis of vitamins, minerals, nucleotides, amino acids, macro and trace elements (over a broad range of premix formulations)
  • Contaminants testing to include customer specific parameters e.g. Aluminium, Arsenic, Cadmium, Mercury, Lead
  • Verified chlorates method
  • Shelf life testing
  • Development of customer specific assays and methods

LABORATORY

CAPABILITIES

Laboratory Capabilities

  • Extensive testing of nutrients in raw materials, premixes and finished customer products in a GLP environment
  • Testing and certification of vitamins, carotenoids, nucleotides, amino acids, minerals, trace elements
  • Sophisticated instrumentation HPLC, UPLC, LC/MS/MS, MP-AES, ICP/MS, AA etc.
  • Contaminant testing (Al, Pb, Hg, Cd, As)
  • Participation in FAPAS P-testing