Experience, innovation and technical service
VEDEQSA is specialised in manufacturing additives and specialties for the food and the cosmetic industries.
The quality of products is essential to reach local and international markets, which are increasingly more dynamic and with new technical requirements. The R&D&i department is composed of technical professionals experts in food and cosmetics and, in collaboration with the customer, develop specific solutions for each sector. VEDEQSA‘s laboratories are fully equipped with the most advanced chromatographic, spectroscopic and microbiological technologies and all types of raw material and formulated products are analysed and controlled.
Furthermore, VEDEQSA makes available to its customers its experience, technology and equipment to optimise the efficacy of its products in their processes. The technical team of VEDEQSA performs chemical and microbiological analyses. They also evaluate and validate in the pilot plant for the production of meat products the doses, the application points and the shelf life of the final product, as requested by the customers.
VEDEQSA offers a wide range of additives, specifically designed and developed for the food and cosmetic industries.
Thanks to its continuous improvement philosophy VEDEQSA is the promoter and developer of a new highly-effective molecule against a broad spectrum of microorganisms, Ethyl lauroyl arginate HCl (LAE®), designed to meet the shelf life requirements in food and cosmetic industries. Moreover, VEDEQSA uses the microencapsulation technology to optimise the functionality of preservatives and acidulants in several sectors, such as the bakery, confectionery and meat.
Good manufacturing and operating practices implemented throughout the company allow VEDEQSA to offer products that meet the maximum quality standards. VEDEQSA‘s products are free of allergens and genetically modified organisms (GMO free).
Besides, LAMIRSA GROUP, which VEDEQSA belongs to, has the Environmental Management System Certificate according to the standard ISO 14001 for the same activities, since 2003. In addition, it has the Food Safety Management System Certificate ISO 22000 and FSSC 22000 (Food Safety System Certification), since 2014.
Since 2001, VEDEQSA possesses the Quality Management System Certificate according to the standard ISO 9001 that covers under its quality standards the activities of design, management of production and marketing of additives and food ingredients and cosmetic ingredients.
Furthermore, VEDEQSA possesses the consumer requested certifications Kosher, Halal and RSPO for some products of the food and cosmetic sectors, as well as Ecocert, Cosmos and Natrue certifications, specific for the cosmetic sector.