Vitamin C is a water-soluble nutrient that has important functions in the body, such as normal function of the immune system, and anti-oxidant capabilities, as well as aiding everything from iron absorption to normal formation of collagen for the normal function of blood vessels, bones, teeth, skin, heart and gums. DSM's vitamin C is offered as straight or in granulated product forms depending on the targeted end use. Fruit juices, fruit flavor drinks and breakfast cereals are often enriched with vitamin C.
DSM’s Dalry plant in Scotland is the only site to produce ascorbic acid, better known as vitamin C, in the Western world. This year DSM is celebrating the 60th year anniversary of its Dalry plant; 60 years of high-quality nutrient manufacturing for the food and pharmaceutical industries around the globe. Over the years, Dalry has continuously expanded and modernized showing DSM’s ongoing commitment to meeting the high-quality requirements of its customers.
Why Buy Quali®-C?
With more than 15 forms of vitamin C, DSM offers something for nearly every type of food, beverage or supplement application. Our manufacturing plant in Dalry, Scotland is the only producer of vitamin C in the Western world.
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The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), which provides scientific advice to assist policy makers, has confirmed that clear health benefits have been established for the dietary intake of vitamin C in contributing to:
These health claims are authorized in the EU with specific conditions of use.