Food Additives are substances that become part of a food product when added to it during processing or production.
Direct food additives are often added during processing to:
Help process or prepare food.
Keep the product fresh.
Make food more attractive.
Direct additives can be artificial or natural.
Natural additives include:
Herbs or spices that add flavor to food.
Vinegar for pickles.
Salt to preserve meats.
Indirect food additives are substances that can be found in food during or after it is processed. They have not been used or placed in the food on purpose and are present in small amounts in the final product.
Zerachem – MQR SAS is a company dedicated to the manufacture of chemical products in the industrial area and food additives, with the ability to offer raw materials that meet the needs of our customers. To fulfill our mission we take care of factors such as:
With the aim of guaranteeing the continuous improvement of our processes and products and thanks to the work of our human team, the quality of the inputs and the development of solid projects, we have received the ISO 9001:2015 quality certification from TÜVRheinland, a company world leader in inspections, verifications, tests and certifications, where they endorse our high standards in the organization’s processes, for the benefit of our entire community.
Likewise, we carry out the measurement of the carbon footprint to be a socially, environmentally and corporately responsible company, responding to all the actors in our value chain, mitigating the impacts that our operation requires.
Mar Quimicos sas is the company that built and created the Zerachem brand.