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Our Company

DuPont is a global leader in probiotics science and manufacturing. We are innovative solvers, drawing on deep consumer insights and a broad product portfolio to help our customers turn challenges into high-value business opportunities.

DuPont Nutrition & Health

DuPont Nutrition & Health, a business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, combines in-depth knowledge with current research and expert science to deliver unmatched value to the food and health industries. We are a market leader in the food and beverage, dietary supplements and pharma excipients segments.

HOWARU® Innovation

For us, innovation requires extensive portfolios,scientific tests and a profound understanding of technologies, our customer’s value chain and the consumer market.  

HOWARU® Innovation

For us, innovation requires extensive portfolios,scientific tests and a profound understanding of technologies, our customer’s value chain and the consumer market.  

Latest News

DuPont Nutrition & Health Commits to Driving “Healthy China 2030” with Probiotics

KUNSHAN, CHINA, December 13, 2018 – Today, DuPont Nutrition & Health presented on the latest developments on clinical research, market insights and trends on global probiotics products at the 3rd Probiotics and Health Medical Science Summit. Top food safety and clinical experts in China exchanged the standards and safety of probiotics and domestic clinical research results with focus on digestion, immunity, women’s & children’s health, and internal microbiota regulation. The summit attracted close to 50 chief physicians from the Department of Gastroenterology, Nutrition, Dermatology, Endocrinology and Internal Medicine of leading Third-Level Grade-A hospitals across the country.

DuPont Nutrition & Health Helps to Reduce Health Risks for Overweight Consumers

WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 11, 2018 – DuPont Nutrition & Health has released new findings from a clinical study of a synbiotic dietary supplement that gives hope to overweight consumers at risk of health complications. Combining the benefits of a proven probiotic with a prebiotic fiber, HOWARU® Shape has proven potential to improve metabolic health while supporting weight loss.

New Study into Nasal Microbiota by DuPont

KANTVIK, Finland, September 26, 2018 – A collaborative clinical study between DuPont Nutrition & Health, the University of Virginia and 4Pharma Ltd indicates that nasal microbiota may influence the viral load, host innate immune response and clinical symptoms during rhinovirus infection.

HOWARU Shape Wins Ingredient of the Year

A Gold Standard Clinical Trial and In-depth Consumer Insight Clinches Prestigious Inaugural NutraIngredients-Asia Award
SINGAPORE, September 12, 2018 – DuPont Nutrition & Health today announced its HOWARU® Shape has won the prestigious Ingredient of the Year Award 2018 in recognition of its contribution to weight management and the global fight against obesity. The inaugural NutraIngredients-Asia award recognizes true innovation and cutting-edge research in healthy foods, supplements and nutrition, and is an acknowledgement of the industry’s very best international health research.

Brazil recognizes DuPont’s Probiotic Health Claim

Brazilian Health Authorities Recognize Bifidobacterium Lactis HN019™ as Beneficial to Gastrointestinal Health
Copenhagen, Denmark, May 24, 2018 – DuPont Nutrition & Health today announced it has received approval from the Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA) recognizing a health claim for the Bifidobacterium lactis HN019™ probiotic strain. Customers in Brazil can now bring new probiotic foods and dietary supplements faster to market using the first DuPont probiotic to qualify for an approved health claim in the local market.

DuPont Presents Fermentation Technique and Solutions at FIC2018

Discover What’s Inside our Innovative Portfolio on March 22-24, Stand 51K20/51L21, National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai)
Shanghai, China, March 20, 2018 – DuPont Nutrition & Health will showcase its broad portfolio of healthy ingredients and expertise during Food Ingredients China (FIC 2018), along with customized solutions to meet the ever-evolving industry needs. Organized by the China Food Additives & Ingredients Association, FIC is the largest ingredients event in Asia.


DuPont Nutrition & Health has R&D centers across the world focusing on different fields to build global synergies and provide powerful support for local customers. We adopt internationally recognized high-quality standards for production and supply chains across the world, to ensure that our probiotic products are safe, stable and effective. We provide “turnkey” solutions for customers covering every aspect including product analysis, development, production and marketing, to help customers shorten the product development cycle and reduce supply chain complexity, and to eventually let the end-consumers benefit from our efforts.