Creating healthier, happier childhoods

Early life nutrition

It all starts with bright science

We make it possible for our customers to develop efficacious and safe solutions that support the optimal health and development of children.

We make this happen through high quality, science-backed, insight-driven products and customized premix solutions complemented with the right expertise.

Nutritional solutions for every stage of development

We are committed to providing expert advice and innovative nutritional solutions for the development of products for every phase of a child’s development, from prenatal to pre-teen.

This takes more than ingredients. It takes a partner. And as the purpose-led, end-to-end, innovative partner for nutrition companies worldwide, we’re proud to say that our purpose is the same as all parents around the world…supporting the healthy development of their children at every stage. Even before they’re born.

A trusted partner in early life nutrition

When the stakes are this high, our customers know they have DSM at their side. We provide the most comprehensive offering in the market, reliably delivering the highest-quality products, solutions, and expert services safely, efficiently, and sustainably.

We understand parental concerns by conducting annual consumer insight studies across the globe. And we rely on our regulatory and scientific expertise to champion our customers’ products and make them successful.

Market-leading offerings

Our customers have access to a host of market-leading offerings like our customized premix solutions with unique and advanced production capabilities predominantly for the early-life nutrition markets. From sustainable nutritional lipids, to innovative human milk oligosaccharides, to vitamins, carotenoids, and other nutritional ingredients - we empower our customers (and their customers) to give their children the healthiest start possible.

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    Visit our Human Nutrition & Health website for detailed information about early life nutrition and to find out how to get in touch.

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