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For foodstuff, BCD Chemie offers technological additives that are approved as food additives. These products are handled along the entire supply chain as required for food additives.

In addition, BCD Chemie supplies a wide range of substances used as processing aids, some of which are compliant with various BfR guidelines or FDA regulations.

Food additives

Products available as food additives include:
  • Acid and its salts such as malic acid, citric acid (solutions, but also sodium, potassium, calcium and zinc salts), fumaric acid, gluconic acid (solution and sodium salt), lactic acid (solution and potassium salt)
  • Anti-caking agent (fumed silica) (E 551)
  • Silicone oil (E 900)
  • Sweeteners (erythritol, E 968)
  • Thickener (xanthan gum) (E 415)

Processing aids

Available as processing aids, as defined in Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 Article 3 (2) b and partly with food contact compliance (BfR, Regulation (EU) No 10/2011):

  • Silicone antifoams, effective and robust defoamers for many different liquids to be defoamed
  • Polymer antifoams, especially for liquids with a high content of protein, starch, etc.
  • Silicone emulsions as release agents for, among other things, moulds in food production (baking moulds, baking trays), for the production of plastic packaging for foodstuff (injection moulding or thermoforming) and for the lubrication of metal conveyor belts

Do you need more information?

Would you like to learn more about our products used in the food sector? Then please contact us.

Your contact person


Simone Jöhnk
Performance Chemicals

Phone: +49 40 77173 2528

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