In order to build up the future leadership team of INEC, the Management Board was temporarily enlarged. Unanimously elected as new board members are:
Mr. Simon Diezi, Technical Director of Polygal AG
Mr. Ulrich Zuber, CEO of UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG
We congratulate to the successful election
Locust bean Gum substitute
On the market is a “Galactose depleted Guar Gum” which is announced as a Locust Bean Gum substitute. The INEC technical committee has reviewed this product and it application in food. The use of this product in food application will be difficult because of the declaration. Within the EU as well in the US “Galactose depleted Guar Gum” isn’t listed as a Food Additive ; It can’t be listed as E 410 (this is not “Locust bean Gum”) nor E 412 (it doesn’t correspond to Guar Gum)
LBG Seeds – Crop forecast 2018
According to the estimated data’s and today’s know-how, INEC is expecting a crop which will be close to the average yearly crop.