Chitoly™ AB

Water-insolube fungal chitosan

Model NO.: 0501
Retail price: € 65.00   Package:500 kg/bottle
The final price will base on our local distribution.
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The growing consumer demand for foods without chemical preservatives has caused all efforts to focus in on the discovery of new natural ingredients. Fungi chitosan has been accepted as aid-proccessing additive of natural origin in Australia, New Zealand, EU and USA. 


At Handary, Chitoly® AB fungal chitosan is refined from an insoluble chitosan preparation derived from the cell walls of Agaricus bisporus. The product is used as aid-processing fiber to reduce quality loss caused by microbial spoilage, enzymatic, non-enzymatic browning and quick degradation of vitamins during the shelf-life of fresh (-cut) fruit and vegetable and juices.


Fungal Chitosan has been recently approved for use as a noval food ingredients and aid-processing in Europe ((EC) No. 258/97, EFSA), USA (21 CFR 170.36, FDA), Australia and New Zealand (F2014L00033, Food Standards Australia New Zealand) .