General statement to recent German media reports on transglutaminase

We, Ajinomoto Foods Europe SAS, producer of ACTIVA® transglutaminase preparations, would like to react to recent negative German media reports on transglutaminase and its use.

Over the past fifteen years, ACTIVA® transglutaminase preparations have been widely used in EUROPE by meat, faish, dairy industries, as well as other food industries in full compliance with all regulatory and safety requirements. Like other food enzymes used in bakery or cheese, transglutaminase has been widely accepted by the industry owning to its unique function which brings economical and environmental benefits to food industries and ultimately to the customers...

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