Chr. Hansen A/S

Chr. Hansen A/S


Company description

Chr. Hansen is a global, differentiated bioscience company that develops natural ingredient solutions for the food, nutritional, pharmaceutical and agricultural industries.

At Chr. Hansen we are uniquely positioned to drive positive change through microbial solutions. We have worked for almost 150 years to enable sustainable agriculture, cleaner labels and healthier living for more people around the world.

Our microbial and fermentation technology platforms, including our broad and relevant collection of around 50,000 microbial strains, have game-changing potential. Matching customer needs and global trends we continue to unlock the power of good bacteria to respond to global challenges such as food waste, global health and the overuse of antibiotics and pesticides.

As the world’s most sustainable biotech company, we touch the lives of more than 1 billion people every day. Driven by our legacy of innovation and curiosity to pioneer science, our purpose – To grow a better world. Naturally. – is at the heart of everything we do.

Quick facts

Sales markets Africa; Asia; Australia; Central/South America; Eastern Europe; Middle East; North America; Western Europe
Primary business activity Manufacturer: Ingredients / Additives
Affiliated categories: Contract Research |Dairy |Dairy Replacement More

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Exploring different approaches to lactose-free dairy

17 May 2020

Exploring different approaches to lactose-free dairy

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2 May 2020

The shifting global market for digestive health

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18 Nov 2019

Natural colour use continues to rise

The number of companies using natural colours continues to grow on a global basis, registering a 6% increase in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to Innova Market Insights.

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4 Nov 2019

The promise of personalised probiotics

The future of probiotics could be highly personalised, according to researchers looking at the effects of specific probiotic strains on gut bacteria and health outcomes.

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