Fossence is Tata NQ’s flagship ingredient and is manufactured using fermentation.
B2B online ingredients marketplace Ingredients Online (Cerritos, CA) has added a prebiotic ingredient from Tata NQ, the nutrition division of Tata Chemicals Ltd. (Mumbai, India), to its offerings. Fossence is Tata NQ’s flagship ingredient and is produced using fermentation.
In addition to being clinically studied for its benefits on gut microbiota, Fossence is a water-soluble ingredient that can also help reduce sugar in formulation. Other potential benefits include improved immune response, improved nutrient absorption, lipid transport, and digestive and bowel health, the companies’ press release states.
“Fossence promotes the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut, which is associated with improvements in essential health aspects such as digestion, bowel movement, micronutrient absorption, immunity, and weight management,” said Gaurav Poddar, head of marketing at Tata Chemicals, in the press release.