Ajinomoto Omnichem



Ajinomoto NaturalSpecialities - a Business Line of Ajinomoto Omnichem - was initiated more than 60 years ago, and is specialized in extraction and purification of botanicals. Today we are one of the leading polyphenol producers in the world.
At Ajinomoto NaturalSpecialities our activities are structured around two main pillars:
1/ Tannic Acid : we have been producing tannic acid (hydrolysable polyphenols also known as gallotannins) - since 1947 and have therefore a developed a leading and undisputed position on this market. Gallotannins are used in various markets such as brewery, oenology, food flavours, textile and pharma.
2/ Custom Extraction: we perform contract extraction and custom development of botanicals and fermentation broths for major players of the industry. This includes process development, joint product developments as well as industrial extraction and purification of ingredients for food, nutraceutical and cosmetics markets.

Products and brands

Basic products, ingredients for the food industry

Flavours, fragrances


B2B, Own brand