Applications and Uses of Folic Acid

Folic Acid used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Folic Acid also known as Vitamin B9, is often used as a food additive in infant milk powder, it can also be used to fortify breakfast cereals and bread. The application of folic acid in pregnancy supplement, infant formula, cereals, flour, breads, pasta, cookies, and crackers.


Folic Acid uses as follows:

In Food

Folic Acid is used as nutrition supplements in food in milk, oatmeal, bread and health products.

In Beverage

Folic Acid can be used as nutrition supplements in beverage.

In Pharmaceutical

Folic Acid can beused as Nutritional therapy in Pharmaceutical in treatment of nervous system, cardiovascular system and urinary system diseases.

In Health and Personal care

Folic Acid is used as Skin-Conditioning Agent – Miscellaneous; SKIN CONDITIONING in Cosmetics.

In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry

Folic Acid can be used as nutritional supplement in Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry feed in Premixes, Animal Nutrition, Animal Feedstock

In Other Industries


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