Functional Ingredients & Additives
Functional ingredients are food products formulated with naturally occurring substances that are found in various fruits, vegetables, grains, herbs, and/or spices, with the intention of providing a health benefit.
Following are some reasons why ingredients are added to foods:
- To Maintain or Improve Safety and Freshness
- To Improve or Maintain Nutritional Value
- Improve Taste, Texture and Appearance
Food Additives & Preservatives
Savoury Ingredients and Flavours