Starches as alternative to some additives

Consumers expect organic products to contain additives as little as possible or none at all. The organic standards allow for using a limited number of additives but in most cases it is worth considering if even those could be avoided. Also manufacturers of conventional food are increasingly meeting the same challenges as consumers are more…

BioFach 2013 Mini-Seminar on potato starch applications

At BioFach we will arrange a mini-seminar focusing on potato starch applications in food industry. Time: Wednesday 13th February at 12.00 Place: BIOFACH; Room Mailand, NCC Mitte Who should attend: Product developers, Quality Managers, Buyers PROGRAM: Mr Ossi Paakki; CEO Finnamyl Ltd, Finland: Cultivation of organic starch potatoes in Finland and Latvia. Mr Janis Garancs;…

Health Ingredients 2012 in Frankfurt a success

OrganicPotatoStarch – ie. Aloja Starkelsen SIA and Finnamyl Ltd – participated in the Health Ingredients exhibition in Frankfurt am Main, Germany this week. The show can already be considered a success with a high number of quality-contacts. We had three main messages to the market: Potato starch is a natural ingredient that has numerous applications…