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Beneo Unveils First-Ever Instant Functional Rice Starch

November 23rd 2020 Beneo unveils first-ever instant functional rice starch for sauces, dressings and fillings. Beneo has revealed its latest creation for enhancing clean label claims in foods. Remypure S52 P is a precooked functional native rice starch that can … Lees verder

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Roquette Positions Pea Starch As Gelatin Alternative For Capsules

November 18th 2020 Roquette’s innovative plant-based solution unlocks possibilities for veggie softgel market. Roquette has unveiled Lycagel, a pea starch technology positioned as a pharmaceutical-grade solution for vegetarian softgel capsule formulations. As it meets both US and EU pharmacopeia standards, … Lees verder

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ChickP Protein Has Launched A New Range Of Native Starch

November 17th 2020 Israeli start-up launches clean label native chickpea starch. The Israeli foodtech start-up says its new ingredient extracted from chickpeas offers food and drink manufacturers a pure, high-value, functional ingredient. Foodtech start-up ChickP Protein has launched a new … Lees verder

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Starch Manufacturer Ingredion Seeks $2.6M Tax Break

October 29th 2020 Starch manufacturer seeks $2.6M tax break for expansion plans. An Indianapolis City-County Council committee has advanced a $2.6 million tax abatement request for a starch and sweetener producer that plans to expand the capacity of its facility … Lees verder

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Tate & Lyle To Acquire Tapioca Business In Thailand

October 28th 2020 Tate & Lyle to acquire tapioca business in Thailand. Agreement to purchase 85% shareholding in Chaodee Modified Starch in support of strategy to grow texturant portfolio. Tate & Lyle PLC (“Tate & Lyle”), a leading global provider … Lees verder

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Starch Market Outlook Under EU Green Deal

October 19th 2020 CMT’s 1st series of Starch Europe webinar will keep the industry connected to latest news and highlight the dynamic changes of the starch sector. Managing Covid impacts, disrupted supply chain & uncertain grain production in EU & … Lees verder

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Tongaat Hulett’s R5.35bn Starch Sale Gets The Green Light

September 22nd 2020 R5.35bn starch sale a relief for Tongaat Hulett. The R5.35 billion sale of Tongaat Hulett’s starch business to Barloworld got the green light after an independent third party, Rothschild & Co, found that no material adverse change (MAC) … Lees verder

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Construction Of Emsland’s New Drum Drying Plant Is On Schedule

September 08th 2020 “Project WaltrAut” — Construction of new roller drying plant is on schedule. In the past few months, a lot has happened at the Emsland Group’s headquarters in Emlichheim. The construction of the new roller drying plant with … Lees verder

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Emsland Group Offers New Waxy Potato Starch Solution

September 07th 2020 Emsland Group offers new waxy potato starch solution. EMWAXY® is based on high amylopectin potatoes, containing more than 99% amylopectin, resulting in high quality end products. This natural potato variety is being cultivated through traditional, non-GMO breeding … Lees verder

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Henkel Files Patent For Natural Hair Styling Formula With Saccharose And Starch

September 01st 2020 German personal care major has developed a hair styling blend with saccharose and starch replacing synthetic polymers. Writing in its international patent, Henkel said it had developed the natural blend using saccharose, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose and carboxymethyl starch. … Lees verder

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Ingredion Broadens Organic Starch Range

July 15th 2020 Ingredion launches range of PURITY Bio Organic native starches. Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today launched three new organic native starches for the U.S. and Canada, PURITY Bio 201 organic … Lees verder

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BENEO Invests $56 Million In Increasing Capacity At Wijgmaal Rice Starch Plant

July 09th 2020 50% Capacity expansion of production facility in Belgium by 2022. BENEO, one of the leading manufacturers of functional ingredients, has announced a 50 percent production capacity increase at its Wijgmaal facility to respond to rising customer demand … Lees verder

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Tongaat, Barloworld Appoint Third Party To Check For Material Adverse Change

July 08th 2020 Tongaat, Barloworld appoint third party to check for material adverse change. JSE (Johannesburg Stock Exchange)-listed companies Tongaat Hulett and Barloworld have appointed Rothschild and Co South Africa as the independent third party to evaluate whether a material … Lees verder

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Tribunal Approves Sale Of Tongaat Hulett’s Starch Business

July 07th 2020 Tongaat Hulett welcomes approval of Starch business acquisition by Barloworld subsidiary. Agriculture and agri-processing company Tongaat Hulett said today it was pleased at the decision by South Africa’s Competition Tribunal to approve the acquisition of its Tongaat … Lees verder

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Unconventional Food Plants As An Alternative In Starch Production

June 30th 2020 Tropical plants could provide clean label starch solution. The international starch production sector for the food industry is somewhat restricted in the use of chemically modified starches due to country-specific regulations. Therefore, concentrated efforts are needed to identify … Lees verder

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Potato Starch Manufacturer Emsland Partners With Plant-Based JUST Egg

June 25th 2020 Emsland Stärke finds cooperation in partnership with plant-pased JUST Egg. With another forward-looking cooperation, the Emsland Group presents its work with the American company JUST (Eat JUST, Inc.). The company applies cutting-edge science and technology to create … Lees verder

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BENEO Expands Portfolio With New Organic Rice Starch

June 17th 2020 BENEO has announced the expansion of its rice starch ingredient portfolio with a new organic solution. The launch of the new addition, comprising an organic waxy rice starch, Remyline O AX DR, paves the way for BENEO … Lees verder

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Tongaat Doesn’t Back Down Over R5.3bn Starch Deal

June 05th 2020 Tongaat not backing down in battle with Barloworld over R5.3bn starch deal. Sugar producer Tongaat Hulett on Friday rejected concerns raised by Barloworld over the profitability of its starch business, which Barloworld is in the process of … Lees verder

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Tate & Lyle announces major sustainability investment at its facility in Lafayette South, Indiana, U.S., on World Environment Day

June 05th 2020 Tate & Lyle announces major sustainability investment at its facility in Lafayette South, Indiana, U.S., on World Environment Day. Tate & Lyle PLC, a leading global provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions, is pleased to … Lees verder

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Ingredion Debuts New Starch For Asian Markets

June 04th 2020 Ingredion debuts new starch for Asian markets. Ingredion has launched Precisa Cream 7310 starch, a cold-water swelling starch, that delivers an instant thickening effect to a variety of oil- and water-based applications. Specifically, the starch is ideal … Lees verder

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Ingredion Launches NOVATION Lumina Functional Native Starches

June 03rd 2020 High-Performance texturisers enable manufacturers to meet growing consumer demand for “Natural” products. Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today launched a new addition to its range of clean label texturizers, NOVATION® … Lees verder

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Emsland Group Announces Strategic Partnership With The Brenntag Group In Russia

May 29th 2020 The Emsland Group is delighted to announce its new strategic partnership with Brenntag Food & Nutrition in Russia. The Emsland Group’s sales structure in Russia is being reorganized as a result of this strategic partnership. As of … Lees verder

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S.Africa’s Barloworld Hits Hurdle Over Tongaat’s Starch Business Deal

June 04th 2020 S.Africa’s Barloworld hits hurdle over Tongaat’s starch business deal. South African equipment maker Barloworld Ltd said on Thursday it was unable to reach an agreement with Tongaat Hulett over a condition set during the signing of an … Lees verder

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South Africa’s Tongaat, Barloworld In Deadlock Over Starch Business Deal

May 12th 2020 South Africa’s Tongaat, Barloworld in deadlock over starch business deal. South Africa’s heavily indebted sugar producer Tongaat Hulett is in a deadlock over the sale of its starch business to Barloworld (BAWJ.J) over a condition set during … Lees verder

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Ingredion Invests In New Modified Starch Complex In China

April 08th 2020 Ingredion to build an integrated modified starch facility in China more than doubling current capacity. Company advancing its growth strategy in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, investing in a new modified starch complex to increase production capacity and … Lees verder

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New Starch/Cellulose Bioplastic Made To Degrade (Eventually)

March 05th 2020 This new kind of starch/cellulose plastic is made to degrade in seawater. At five sites in the world’s oceans, plastic waste accumulates in large swirling gyres, the largest of which is three times the size of France. … Lees verder

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Tongaat Hulett To Sell Starch Division To Barloworld For R5.35bn

February 28th 2020 South Africa’s Tongaat Hulett to sell starch business to Barloworld. Tongaat Hulett, South Africa’s heavily indebted sugar producer, said on Friday it would sell its starch business to Barloworld for 5.35 billion rand ($351.10 million), including debt. Tongaat … Lees verder

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Starch Containing Lithium-Ion Batteries Could Hold Quadruple The Charge

February 21st 2020 KIST researchers develop high-capacity EV battery materials that double driving range. Dr. Hun-Gi Jung and his research team at the Center for Energy Storage Research of the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST, President Lee Byung … Lees verder

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South Africa’s Indebted Tongaat In Talks To Sell Starch Business

February 13th 2020 South Africa – Tongaat Hulett to sell starch operations. South Africa’s heavily indebted sugar producer Tongaat Hulett Ltd has entered negotiations on the potential sale of Tongaat Hulett Starch, it said on Thursday, without providing details on … Lees verder

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Agrana Expands Organic, Non-G.M.O. Starch Distribution

January 31st 2020 AGRANA acquires US-based organic distribution company Marroquin Organic International. Fruit, starch and sugar group Agrana is expanding its distribution activities in the starch segment with the acquisition of Marroquin Organic International Inc., a Santa Cruz, Calif.-based distributor … Lees verder

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Tate & Lyle Expands Portfolio of Non-GMO Starches

January 23rd 2020 Tate & Lyle expands portfolio of non-GMO ingredients to meet growing consumer demand. Tate & Lyle announces several new additions to its portfolio of Non-GMO texturisers. These include new gelling starches designed to optimise texture in jelly … Lees verder

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Novel ‘Waxy’ Wheat Variety Commercialized

January 22nd 2020 Novel ‘waxy’ wheat variety makes commercial debut in Kellogg’s Hi! Happy Inside. A new type of wheat developed by Agricultural Research Service (ARS) breeders and collaborators has made its first appearance in a breakfast cereal made by … Lees verder

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Vietnam Exports Of Cassava Starch Faces Hurdles This Year

January 07th 2020 Vietnam to face difficulties in cassava starch exports. It is expected that throughout 2020 China will continue making adjustments to the Value Added Tax for cassava starch that are imported through official channels from 13 per cent … Lees verder

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170,000-Year-Old Cooked Starch Found In South Africa

January 02nd 2020 Early modern humans cooked starchy food in South Africa 170 000 years ago. According to a statement released by the University of the Witwatersrand, researchers including scientists Lyn Wadley and Christine Sievers have found evidence that early … Lees verder

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Ingredion Employees Cheer Cedar Rapids Plant’s 125-Year History

December 20th 2019 Ingredion employees cheer Cedar Rapids plant’s 125-year history. Even more than a century ago, representatives from what now is Ingredion’s plant in Cedar Rapids were bullish on its future in the city. “There has been a general … Lees verder

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ADM Introduces Texture Solutions To Canadian Market

December 19th 2019 Partnership with IMCD expands access to ADM Starch portfolio. Archer Daniels Midland Company will expand the reach of its starch portfolio to the Canadian market through a partnership with IMCD, a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and … Lees verder

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Nouryon Introduces Natural Starch For The Personal Care Market

December 10th 2019 Nouryon introduces natural starch for the personal care market. Nouryon has introduced a certified natural starch that can replace petrochemical-based products in a variety of personal care applications. Amaze™ Nordic Barley, derived from barley starch, addresses the … Lees verder

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9th Starch World Asia

November 28th 2019 9th Starch World Asia. Key Highlights: An update on the Cassava Mosaic Disease, extent of the damage and how the industry is tackling this issue Changing dynamics of the Thai root market and implications for starch and … Lees verder

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Tapioca Starch Imports To Japan Surge

Novermber 25th 2019 Tapioca imports to Japan surge, thanks to bubble tea popularity. Taiwan has overtaken Thailand as top tapioca starch supplier. The huge popularity of bubble tea in Japan is driving an import boom in tapioca. Japan imported some … Lees verder

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Scientists Develop Biodegradable Plastic From Cassava Starch

November 12th 2019 Cassava roots: Bioplastic from cassava starch is as tough as traditional plastics made of petroleum. A team of scientists in Brazil has developed a biodegradable plastic that could be used for food packaging or carrier bags, by … Lees verder

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The International Federation Of Starch Associations

October 15th 2019 International dialogue and cooperation between Starch associations. Today, the Corn Refiners Association (CRA) joined the starch associations of China, Europe, Mexico, Russia, Turkey and the US are delighted to jointly announce the creation of the International Federation … Lees verder

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Swedish Investment In Tapioca Starch Industry Sri Lanka

October 06th 2019 Swedish investment in manioc-based starch industry: organic cassava refining to be introduced in Sri Lanka. The farmer community in Sri Lanka is in for a bonanza soon when the Starch Industries (Pvt) Ltd, a Sri Lankan agri-pharma … Lees verder

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Compostable Biofilm Uses Corn Starch To Keep Veggies Fresh

October 04th 2019 Compostable cucumber wrap based on starch delivers a win in war on plastic.   A fully compostable shrink-wrap for cucumbers has been developed in South Australia and is set to be launched on international markets. The compostable … Lees verder

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Starch And Wax Combined For “Green” Waterproof Fabric Coating.

September 30th 2019 A new, natural wax coating makes garments water-resistant and breathable. There is a growing concern over the environmental impact of textile production and many waterproof products on the market are prepared with toxic chemicals. This is increasing … Lees verder

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Upcoming Starch Events

September 17th 2019 Starch conferences in Q4 2019. October 16-18, 2019, in Copenhagen, Denmark CMT’s 4th Starch World EUROPE brings to market a line up of authoritative panel of experts sharing their views and updates on the industry. Key highlights: … Lees verder

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Cargill Launches New Wet-End Starch For Paper Making

September 11th 2019 Cargill launches new wet-end starch to improve packaging paper making process. Cargill has expanded its range of packaging ingredients with the launch of C*iBond 25957, a high-performance, cationic, wet-end starch specifically designed for packaging paper applications. The … Lees verder

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Cargill Invests Another $75 Million In Pea Processing

August 28th 2019 Cargill invests additional $75 million to propel PURIS pea protein production in the US to meet surging market demand. Cargill has invested an additional $75 million in PURIS, the largest North American producer of pea protein. The … Lees verder

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SiccaDania Acquires Van Tongeren-Kennemer (VTK)

August 26th 2019 SiccaDania acquires the assets of Van Tongeren-Kennemer B.V. SiccaDania Group is pleased to announce that it has taken over the activities of Van Tongeren-Kennemer B.V (VTK) as of today. “The acquisition of VTK is an excellent step … Lees verder

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Avebe Innovates: Potato Based Vegan Cheese Analogue

August 19th 2019 ‘Great taste, texture, stretch, and meltbehaviour’: Avebe innovates for vegan cheese market. The booming plant-based trend has seen a great number of meat and dairy alternatives enter the market, including vegan burgers, milk substitutes, and cheese analogues. … Lees verder

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Starch Analysis: Brabender Launches Quicker And Precise Viscometer

August 05th 2019 Starch analysis: Brabender launches quicker and precise viscometer. Laboratory equipment manufacturer Brabender is releasing a new viscometer, touted as being able to deliver rapid and straightforward measurements. ViscoQuick uses an integrated heating and cooling feature to reduce … Lees verder

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Demand for Modified Starch High in Cosmetics & Personal Care Circle as Natural & Multifunctional Remains a Pervasive Trend

July 31st 2019 Availability of substitutes offers stiff competition in modified starch market. According to a new study by FMI, sales of modified starch are expected to surpass US$ 10,000 Mn in 2019. The increase in demand for processed food … Lees verder

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Colorcon Announces New Starch Manufacturing Plant In Europe

July 15th 2019 Colorcon announces new starch manufacturing plant in Europe. Colorcon Inc. is pleased to announce its investment to build a new starch manufacturing plant close to Amsterdam in The Netherlands.  By 2022, this new facility is planned to … Lees verder

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Kröner-Stärke Launches Spelt Gluten And Starches

July 10th 2019 Ancient grains: Kröner-Stärke launches spelt gluten and starches. German flour and starch company Kröner-Stärke is expanding into one of the oldest grains, with its Vital Spelt Gluten and Spelt Starches range. The clean label products are marketed … Lees verder

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Cargill Invests In European Wheat Protein And Specialised Starch Capacity

July 09th 2019 Cargill diversifies its plant-protein and specialised starches portfolio with addition of wheat capacity. Cargill is diversifying its starches and sweeteners portfolio with a US$200m investment that will see it start producing wheat-based ingredients at its manufacturing facility … Lees verder

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Key Trends: Starches Innovation

July 05th 2019 Starch innovations identified by Innova Market Insights. The use of starches in food & beverage launches is increasing globally, featuring a +8% year-over-year growth when comparing 2018 and 2017 launches. In 2018, the top categories of global … Lees verder

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Starch Europe Welcomes Lantmännen-Reppe And Viresol As Members

July 01st 2019 Starch Europe welcomes Lantmännen-Reppe and Viresol as members. Starch Europe, the trade association representing the European starch industry, has announced the addition of two new members, taking its total membership to 27 starch producers across Europe. The … Lees verder

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4th Starch World Europe

June 14th 2019 Starch event: 4th Starch World Europe, October 16-18, 2019 in Denmark. The 04th StarchWorld Europe will be taking place in Copenhagen, Denmark October 16-18, 2019. The venue will be the Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers. Key Highlights: Sustainable … Lees verder

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Resistant Starch Should Get More Attention

June 11th 2019 The underestimated importance of resistant starch in our diet. Studies show that resistant starch can reduce the glycemic (blood sugar) response to foods when it substitutes for flour or other high glycemic carbs in food; that it … Lees verder

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Ingredion Debuts Clean Label Functional Native Starches

June 03rd 2019 Ingredion launches NOVATION Lumina functional native starches for unmatched performance and sensory experience  in clean label food applications. High-performance texturizers enable manufacturers to meet growing consumer demand for “natural” products. Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of … Lees verder

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Researchers Discover Genetic Regulators for Starch and Protein in Maize

May 21st 2019 Genetic discovery may improve corn quality and yields. Rutgers-led study could benefit millions who rely on corn for nutrition. Researchers may be able to improve corn yields and nutritional value after discovering genetic regulators that synthesize starch … Lees verder

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Earliest Evidence Of The Cooking And Eating Of Starch

May 17th 2019 Earliest evidence of the cooking and eating of starch. Early human beings who lived around 120 000 years ago in South Africa were “ecological geniuses” who were able to exploit their environment intelligently. New discoveries made atthe … Lees verder

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Our Love Of Starch Changed Our Genes (And Our Spit)

May 15th 2019 A new study clarifies how the pursuit of starch may have driven evolutionary adaptations in mammals. Starch, a complex carbohydrate, is a vital source of nutrition for many mammals. Humans farm it in the form of rice, … Lees verder

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Ingredion Launches Corn-Based Clean Label Starch For Reduced Fat And Indulgent Textures

May 14th 2019 Ingredion introduces new clean label starch to reduce fat and build indulgent textures. Global ingredient solutions provider Ingredion has added a functional native starch to its portfolio of clean and simple co-texturisers with the launch of NOVATION® … Lees verder

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Genetic Differences May Impact How People Digest Starch

May 08th 2019 Personalized platform potential: genetic differences may impact how people digest starch.  The US study highlights the need for personalized nutrition as the industry becomes increasingly engaged with the platform.  A new Cornell University study has found that … Lees verder

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4th Cassava & Starch Africa

May 06th 2019 4th Cassava and Starch Africa on May 22nd & 23rd in Accra, Ghana. “Driving Sustainable Development through Innovative Value Chains” 4th Cassava & Starch Africa Summit brings together industry stakeholders to discuss innovations in farm mechanization, new … Lees verder

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Resistant Starch 4 Greenlighted As US FDA Expands Dietary Fiber Classification

March 28th 2019 MGP Ingredients receives FDA approval of Fibersym® RW and FiberRite® RW as a dietary fiber source. MGP Ingredients, Inc. is pleased to announce the formal approval of its citizen petition requesting dietary fiber status under the new … Lees verder

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Starch Strands From Novel LEGO Device

March 26th 2019 Building starch backbones for lab-grown meat using Lego pieces. A new technique to spin starch fibers using Lego pieces could have future applications for lab-grown “clean” meat, according to a team of food scientists from Penn State … Lees verder

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Self-Healing Coating Made Of Corn Starch

March 20th 2019 Self-healing coating made of corn starch makes small scratches disappear through heat. Superficial micro-scratches on the car body or on other high-gloss surfaces are harmless, but annoying. Especially in the luxury segment such surfaces are characterized by … Lees verder

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Ingredion Acquires Potato Starch Producer Western Polymer

March 01st 2019 Ingredion acquires Western Polymer; expanding capacity for higher-value specialty ingredients. Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, announced today that it has acquired the operations of Western Polymer, a privately held, U.S.-based … Lees verder

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China To Extend Import Duties On European Potato Starch

  February 28th 2019 “Starch Europe” statement on the decision of the Chinese Minister of Commerce to extend the anti-dumping duties on exports of EU potato starch to China. Starch Europe regrets the decision of the Chinese Minister of Commerce … Lees verder

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Polish Bioplastic Invention… From Potato And Corn Starch

February 20th 2019 Scientists from Gdańsk University of Technology found a new alternative to plastic cutlery, a material that decomposes in three months. The ingredients of the fully organic bioplastic include potato and corn starch. The material has proved firm … Lees verder

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U.S. Cargill To Invest $22.7 Mln In New Dutch Starch Production Plant

February 19th 2018 U.S.-based food to retail company Cargill to infuse 20 million euros ($22.7 million) in its starch production facility in Sas Van Gent, the Netherlands. Cargill is investing EUR20m in its starch production plant in Sas Van Gent, … Lees verder

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Starch from Lotus Stem, Whey & Isabgol: Researchers Develop Biodegradable Film

February 16th 2019 Starch from lotus stem, whey and isabgol to develop biodegradable film. “To minimise the use of petroleum-based plastics, there has been an increase in the research to develop biodegradable packaging materials using natural agro-based polymers.” Indian researchers … Lees verder

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High Amylose Wheat Starch

February 15th 2019 Bridging the fibre gap: High amylose wheat flour could ‘open new area of food formulation’. Although high amylose starches are associated with a number of health benefits their use is not widespread in the food industry. The … Lees verder

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The Wheat Starch Factory In Visonta Was Handed Over

February 13th 2019 Grain processing company Viresol opens US$117m wheat starch plant in Hungary. Hungarian grain processing company Viresol has opened a new wheat starch processing plant worth US$117.66 million (33 billion forints) in Visonta, in northeast Hungary. The plant … Lees verder

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Kröner-Stärke: “Organic Farming Is A Key Driver In Creating Sustainable Structures”

February 07th 2019 “Organic farming is a key driver in creating sustainable structures”. European starch producer Kröner-Stärke is reacting to consumer concerns over sustainability and transparency in the food chain with an enhanced range of organic starches and gluten, as … Lees verder

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8th Starch World Asia And 4th Cassava & Starch Africa

January 14th 2019 8th Starch World Asia. January 23-24 2019 the 8th edition of Starch World Asia is to be held in Bangkok, THAILAND. Themed “Fast – changing dynamics of the cassava markets with looming shortage and spreading of disease” … Lees verder

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Starch-based, Edible Film For Seafood Could Kill Pathogens On Food Surfaces

December 17th 2018 Biodegradable, edible film kills pathogens on seafood. A biodegradable, edible film made with plant starch and antimicrobial compounds may control the growth of foodborne pathogens on seafood, according to a group of international researchers. “We have the … Lees verder

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Starch Conventions 2019

December 08th 2018 Upcoming Starch Conventions 1st half of 2019. CMT’s 8th StarchWorld Asia (Bangkok, Thailand), January 23th – 24th 2019. Starch Convention with Exhibition (Detmold, Germany), April 09th – 10th 2019. International Starch & Starch Derivatives Exhibition (Shanghai, China), … Lees verder

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Slowing Starch Digestibility In Foods

December 05th 2018 Slowing starch digestibility in foods: formulation, substantiation and metabolic effects related to health. Worldwide, the number of people with metabolic diseases such as diabetes mellitus type 2 (T2DM) is rapidly increasing, especially in South Asia. Development of … Lees verder

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SiccaDania Proudly Announces the Acquisition of NivobaHovex

November 29th 2018 SiccaDania proudly announces the acquisition of NivobaHovex. “This acquisition is a very important milestone in the development of SiccaDania as a leading supplier of high quality advanced process solutions to the global starch industry. Through this acquisition, … Lees verder

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Resistant Starch For Athletic Performance

November 21st 2018 Comparison of a sports-hydration drink containing high amylose starch. Australia-based Flinders University start-up, Preserve Health, has launched a twostep hydration system backed by more than 20 years of medical research between Flinders and Yale Universities. The system, … Lees verder

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Scientists Find A Way To Increase Starch In Algae

November 02nd 2018 Scientists find a ‘switch’ to increase starch accumulation in algae. Results from a collaborative study by Tokyo Institute of Technology and Tohoku University, Japan, raise prospects for large-scale production of algae-derived starch, a valuable bioresource for biofuels … Lees verder

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Cargill Launches Starch Sustainability Program Across Europe

October 24th 2018 Cargill launches the Waxy Corn Promise™, a farm-based program raising food starch sustainability across Europe. The Waxy Corn Promise supports farmers to continuously improve their practices and reduce their impact on the environment in corn growing areas. … Lees verder

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Ingredion Pumps Up Starch Production Business In China

October 16th 2018 Ingredion pumps up starch production business in China with new investments. The US firm announced a US$60 million investment to grow its specialty food ingredients business in APAC recently. China will be one of the investment priorities. … Lees verder

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Pea Starch Based Alternative To Gelatin

October 11th 2018 PURIS to debut pea-based alternative to gelatin for gummies. Addressing a perceived market need, PURIS will debut a plant-derived alternative to gelatin for gummies at the upcoming Supply Side West trade show (https://west.supplysideshow.com/en/home.html). The new product is … Lees verder

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Starch Europe Conference 2018

October 06th 2018 Innovating together for a sustainable food system. Meeting tomorrow’s demands on our agricultural resources. Starch Europe is honoured to host its annual conference, taking place on the theme Innovating Together for a sustainable Food System: Meeting tomorrow’s … Lees verder

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EU Starch Producers To Look Towards Bioplastics As Hopes For Isoglucose Demand Sink

October 04th 2018 EU starch industry looks to protein & plastic potential following isoglucose ‘disappointment’. In Belgium, StarchEurope told FoodNavigator (https://www.foodnavigator.com/Article/2018/10/03/EU-starch-industry-looks-to-protein-plastic-potential-following-isoglucose-disappointment) that the European starch industry will start looking towards innovations such as bioplastics in an effort to compensate for … Lees verder

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Official Opening Of Avebe Innovation Centre

September 28th 2018 New Avebe Innovation Centre at the Zernike Campus in Groningen was officially opened. New innovation centre combines knowledge and stimulates cooperation. After a construction period of more than a year, the new Avebe Innovation Centre at the … Lees verder

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Ingredion Announces Capital Investments In Asia-Pacific

September 26th 2018 Ingredion looks east: Specialty ingredients giant to invest US$60 million in APAC expansion. Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions, today announced US $60 million of planned investments to grow its specialty food ingredients business … Lees verder

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EU And British Starch Industry Associations Voice Joint Call On BREXIT

September 20th 2018 Starch Europe and BSIA call for a BREXIT deal that secures the least disruptive impact on trade and on the food supply chain between the UK and the EU. In the current context of uncertainty on the … Lees verder

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Cargill Launches Label-Friendly Potato Starches

September 13th 2018 Cargill introduces a new range of label-friendly potato starches for meat, meat alternatives and culinary products. Additions to SimPure™ portfolio deliver on consumer preference for simple ingredients with superior texture. Cargill is expanding its portfolio of label-friendly … Lees verder

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Cassava With Improved Starch

September 09th 2018 A new non-transgenic technology to produce cassava. Using the famous CRISPR-Cas9 gene scissors, plant biotechnologists at ETH Zurich have been able to improve cassava. The new variety has amylose-free or ‘waxy’ starch, which is preferred for applications. … Lees verder

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Sharp Rise In Wheat Prices

September 06th 2018 Sharp rise in wheat prices as dry weather scales back output prospects. The FAO Food Price Index remained stable in August, as cereal prices rebounded while vegetable oils and sugar declined. The monthly index, released today, averaged … Lees verder

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European Drought: Potato Starch Prices Will Significantly Increase

September 06th 2018 European drought: Potato starch supplier Emsland warns of “dramatic” cost increase to raw materials. The European potato harvest will be at a historically low level this year and present a massive challenge for growers, processors and their … Lees verder

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Could Tapioca Compete With The Dominancy Of Corn And Potato Starch?

August 20th 2018 Could tapioca rival ‘pervasive dominance’ of corn and potato starch? Global demand for products made with tapioca starch is set to rise, supported by increased interest in products that deliver health benefits and are free from gluten … Lees verder

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European Drought Impacting Harvests

August 08th 2018 European drought: solutions required as wheat, maize and barley crops have significant damage. The drought in many regions of the European Union and Eastern Europe has caused significant damage to wheat, maize and barley crops. Weather conditions … Lees verder

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ADM Launches New Line Of Tapioca Starches

July 24th 2018 ADM to add new line of specialty tapioca starches. ADM has introduced a new line of specialty tapioca starches and tapioca maltodextrin ingredients in partnership with Vedan International Limited. Long-established in Asia, Vedan is a premier manufacturer … Lees verder

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Ingredion Expands Portfolio With New Potato Starches

July 19th 2018 Ingredion expands processed cheese ingredient offerings with new potato starches. Ingredion has added three functional potato starches to its processed cheese ingredient portfolio, giving manufacturers greater functionality and choice. CheeseApp 50, 70 and 80 enable recipe cost … Lees verder

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