Contract drying of natural colors

Contract drying of natural colors

In the spray drying of vegetable colors such as carrot juice extract or beetroot extract the standardization of the products is very challenging because of the harvest-related natural fluctuations. In this we are particularly experienced.

Product information for the spray drying of natural colors  

Depending on the quality of your raw material, we develop an individual recipe and control the production process accordingly. In this process, our long-term experience and analytical capabilities are needed in order to ensure that the specifications in terms of color value, solubility, sensory properties and powder structure of every charge are met within narrow manufacturing tolerances.


Related product (search) terms for spray dried natural colors:

  • Spray dried vegetable colors
  • Spray dried coloring vegetable extracts
  • Spray dried natural food colors
  • Spray dried coloring food
  • Spray dried fruit juice extracts
  • Spray dried vegetable extract
  • Spray dried juice extracts
  • Spray dried fruit powder


Important information for the spray drying of natural colors: 
We produce these products exclusively for our customers by contract production. We do not sell coloring vegetable extracts/natural colors within the scope of our ingredients product range. Our service is the spray drying of customer raw materials such as vegetable extracts or naturtal colors on a contract basis. We are looking forward to your inquiry for your individual spray drying project.   

Use of spray dried natural colors  

Coloring plant extracts are produced from fruits, vegetables and edible plants. They are used for the coloring of a broad range of food products. As Clean Label ingredients, they are in increasing demand as an alternative to the use of synthetic colors.

Packagings for the spray drying of customer raw materials  

Depending on the type of your spray-dried product and your downstream processing requirements, we offer a broad range of packaging options. Commonly bag-in-box systems, bags or big bags are used. Of course we can also use the packaging materials you delivered. Together we could also discuss and develop the optimal packaging solution for your product. Please contact us for details.


Certifications for the contract drying of customer raw materials

Download: ISO 9001:2015

ISO 9001:2015

Uelzena Group

Download: IFS (Higher Level)

IFS (Higher Level)

Uelzena eG, Uelzen

Kosher / Halal:
Some of our spray towers and production facilities are approved for Kosher and Halal production. The requirements are very complex and depend on the individual spray drying project. Whether we can convert your spray product into Kosher or Halal quality therefore requires prior testing. 

On request, we can also carry out contract drying according to the specifications for organic products after testing in individual cases.

Product benefits for spray drying on a contract basis  

Leadership through experience - our comprehensive know how and many years of expertise in spray drying processes makes us the ideal partner for your multi-faceted spray drying projects. Our strength is the customized development, control, organization and systematic approach of the production process for each and every sprayed product - from the individual preparation of preliminary steps including dissolution or emulsifying to the spraying process itself. With our highly qualified analytical laboratory and our sophisticated cleaning processes, we can guarantee a maximum degree of hygiene and safety.

Spray drying as contract manufacturing  

This product is just one example from our specialized contract drying range of products. Our core competence is the drying of a broad range of individual products for our customers. The different product groups include protein hydrolysates, tea extracts, natural colors, flavors, soy sauce powders, yeast extracts, beta carotene, vitamins and minerals. 

At our Uelzen drying facility, we operate five different spraying towers of various sizes that are equipped with different spraying technologies as well as with centrifugal or nozzle-type atomizers. In this way, we can meet multi-faceted customer requests and specifications. Take advantage of our decades of expertise and problem-solving competence for your spray-drying project.

Brand quality made in Germany  

We are a premium supplier to the food industry and our top priorities are the quality and safety of the products. Strict monitoring and control of our production processes by a certified quality management system are obvious in our company as are regular audits and certifications based on the most important standards. The implementation of comprehensive HACCP and zoning concepts, as well as continuous quality inspections of all products and raw materials in our specialized in-house laboratories are other important elements of our quality concept. We’ll be happy to provide more information on this subject. Please contact us.



Simone Oeder

Head of Sales Contract Drying

Phone +49 581 806-5870