The Nutraceutical Actives Business of Lubrizol Life Science Health (LLS Health) specializes in added-value functional food ingredients, enabling differentiated nutraceutical solutions with scientific backing. Our core technological strength in microencapsulation applied to botanical and mineral ingredients gives us a potential basis to allow our customers to develop premium products with leading performance claims.
To develop our ingredients, we use several technologies of microencapsulation to entrap actives with different technical challenges within layers of different natures.
The technical advantages and benefits of the microencapsulation include:
Consumers seek products that contain science-backed, clinically substantiated ingredients with proven benefits and sensory appeal to satisfy the more intangible, emotional side of the consumer's mind. This research reflects Lubrizol's consumer-led mission to guide supplement makers through the consumer's mind to help them unlock the future of nutraceuticals.