Lipofoods, a Lubrizol company, specializes in microencapsulated functional ingredients, providing nutritional and technical solutions for the functional foods and dietary supplements industries.
Our core technology strength in microencapsulation gives us potential basis to enable our customers to develop premium products with leading performance claims. Lipofoods has a strong presence worldwide through its well-established distribution network and is also an ISO 22000 certified company.
Some benefits of using Lipofoods microencapsulation technology include: controlled interactions with other components, minimized unpleasant taste, enhanced bioavailability, improved stability and dispersibility in final formulas as well as controlled release of functional ingredients. Consequently, easy enrichment of various types of applications is enabled.
Lipofoods product line includes the following branded ingredients: LIPOFER® (highly bioavailable and stable iron), LIPOCAL™ (highly bioavailable source of calcium), ZINCNOVA™ (stable and tasteless source of zinc), LIPOPHYTOL® (water dispersible plant sterols for a superior cholesterol reduction) and NEWCAFF™ microcapsules (sustained caffeine release with a clean taste). We also offer specialty formulations like nutricosmetics, which provide cosmetic benefits from within. Our ingredients are developed to be suitable for different applications such as dairy products, infant formulae and all kinds of dietary supplements.