EID Parry gets US FDA OK for microalgae facility

India-based Murugappa Group’s nutrition firm EID Parry has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) for its facility in Tamil Nadu for organic microalgae cultivation and processing. The microalgae facility is part of the Parry Nutraceuticals division and is located in Oonaiyur… [Read the full story]

EID Parry developing algae-based food colors

Gireesh Babu reports for businessstandard.com that Murugappa Group’s EID Parry, in India, is working on developing natural food colors as part of strengthening its presence in the wellness space. It has mapped out plans to reduce the dependence on sugar by extending the core business to ethanol, biofuels, power and…