Applications and Uses of Natamycin

Natamycin E235 can be used in Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Health & Personal care products, Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry. Natamycin is used as food preservative in cheese, fermented meat, yogurt, beverages, wines and baked goods against yeasts and molds. Natamycin E235 has no effect on bacteria, so it does not prevent in the natural maturing process of food.
Natamycin E235 is a naturally occurring anti-fungal agent produced during fermentation of bacterium Streptomyces natalensis.
Natamycin E235 uses as follows:

 

In Food Production

Natamycin E235 has a long history of safe use as a natural mold inhibitor in cheese, meat, used as preservative in food production.

In Beverage

Natamycin E235 can be used as preservative in beverage.

In Pharmaceutical

Natamycin E235 can be used as a topical treatment like eye drops.

In Health and Personal care

Natamycin E235 can be used as preservative in Cosmetics.

In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry

Natamycin E235 can be used as preservative in Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry feed.

In Other Industries

Natamycin E235 is also used to protect crops from spoiling.