CP Kelco

CP Kelco

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, CP Kelco manufactures and markets specialty hydrocolloids, with global reach. Our goal is to be the preferred partner for providing solutions through nature-based chemistry. CP Kelco is a creative and innovative leader in the production and manipulation of polysaccharides by microbial fermentation and extraction from plant, algal and cellulose-based raw materials.

Our products are derived from natural sources, and we strive to preserve nature’s functionality by minimizing chemical modification. Key product lines are Carrageenan, Gellan Gum, Pectin, and Xanthan Gum, marketed under brand names including GENU®​, GENUTINE®​, KELTROL®​ and KELCOGEL®​. These ingredients provide a range of textures for confectionery products: toffees/chewing candies, caramels, gummy confections, aerated production, zephyr, confectionery jellies, fondants and pastes.

With CP Kelco ingredients, products can be designed with excellent process tolerance, reduced stoving time, exceptional stability, specific texture, sparkling clarity, outstanding flavor release.

CP Kelco draws on decades of experience of developing hydrocolloids for beverages, food, cosmetics, personal care, oral care, household cleaners, detergents, pharmaceutical, paper, oilfield drilling, mining – the application space is endless. CP Kelco is a leader across a broad range of industries; providing innovative products and services to customers across the globe. What’s your next "What if…"?