DuPont Nutrition & Health to Demonstrate Combined Solutions at Food Ingredients China 2013

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Guangzhou, Feb. 28, 2013 – DuPont Nutrition & Health will showcase its broad portfolio of healthy ingredients combined with customer solutions at Food Ingredients China (FIC) 2013 at stand 1C37/1D36 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center to be held on March 26-28. FIC2013, which is organized by the China Food Additives Association, and is the biggest ingredients event in Asia.

DuPont Nutrition & Health is a premier specialty ingredients and food safety solutions leader, established with the acquisition of Danisco in May 2011 and full ownership of the Solae company in May 2012 by DuPont. The presence of DuPont at Food Ingredients China 2013 will give visitors the opportunity to learn more about the fully integrated DuPont Nutrition & Health solutions. Visitors will be able to view the significant synergistic benefits of DuPont’s broad product portfolio, combined with the science-driven innovation, strong application and formulation expertise, and extensive regulatory know-how of DuPont.

“The full integration of DuPont Nutrition & Health means we are now providing a unified and powerful platform of functional food ingredients and soy protein to address the wide range of needs and diverse segments of food and beverage manufacturers in China, which also are influenced by the growing middle class consumer group in China.  By offering cutting-edge biotechnology and ingredients, DuPont is helping Chinese food and beverage manufacturers to modernize their production in a more sustainable way,” said Yongjing Li, Ph.D., regional president Greater China, DuPont Nutrition & Health.

In China, there is still a big gap between low-cost agricultural products and value-added food products that can provide health, nutrition and taste, with leading ingredients manufacturers acting as bridges between them. With increasing focus on food safety, the Chinese food industry will need more high-quality food ingredients. The DuPont Nutrition & Health portfolio will continue to satisfy the Chinese Food industry needs with innovative and efficient products and services.

Visitors to Food Ingredients China 2013 will be able to meet with our experts to discuss the health-promoting ingredients from the DuPont™ Danisco® range and the Solae™ portfolio, and try them in great-tasting sample applications at the DuPont Nutrition & Health stand. Visitors also can learn about the DuPont Global Collaboratory™ via dynamic presentations at the stand. During the afternoon of March 26, our “Winning in China – DuPont Nutrition & Health Ingredients Seminar” will give visitors another integrated source for understanding our combined solutions.

DuPont™ Danisco® is the brand for a range of products that help provide enhanced bioprotection, an improved nutritional profile, and better taste and texture with greater cost efficiency and lower environmental impact, meeting the needs of manufacturers of food and beverages, dietary supplements and pet food.  Through the work of the global network of food scientists and technologists in DuPont, the Danisco® range is supported by a uniquely broad spectrum of know-how across applications and processing.

Solae™ soy-based ingredient solutions help create nutritious, great-tasting products with a unique combination of functional, nutritional, economical and sustainable benefits.  Solae, LLC, originally a DuPont joint venture, was fully acquired by DuPont on May 1, 2012, and is now part of DuPont Nutrition & Health, a world leader in specialty food ingredients.  For more information, visit www.Solae.com , or follow us on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/SolaeLLC , Facebook at www.Facebook.com/SolaeLLC , and LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/company/Solae-LLC .

DuPont Nutrition & Health addresses the world’s challenges in food by offering a wide range of sustainable, bio-based ingredients and advanced microbial diagnostic solutions to provide safer, healthier and more nutritious food.  Through close collaboration with customers, DuPont combines knowledge and experience with a passion for innovation to deliver unparalleled customer value to the marketplace.

DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802.  The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment.  For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit www.dupont.com .