Bartek Ingredients starts construction on malic, fumaric acid production plant

Bartek Ingredients started construction of a vertically integrated malic and food-grade fumaric acid production plant.

Bartek Ingredients (Stoney Creek, Ontario, Canada) started construction of a vertically integrated malic and food-grade fumaric acid production plant. According to the firm, this will be the world's largest malic and fumaric acid production plant. Once it’s completed in Q4 2023, the $160 million project will double Bartek’s capacity. It will also be expandable to produce new products such as buffer and fortification salts and additional volumes of malic and fumaric acid.

Bartek says the new facility will be expandable to produce new products such as buffer and fortification salts as well as additional volumes of malic and fumaric acid. WPS Global is leading construction and design on the project.