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Functional Additives
Monday, September 07, 2009 5:41:12 PM
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Advantages of a gelatin-based binder in aquafeeds
 
Sonac B.V
 
 
The main difference between feeds for aquaculture and livestock feeds is that aquaculture species are fed under water.
 
This fact has important consequences on the engineering of those feeds. Producing feeds for aquaculture species has not only a nutritional factor but also an important functional factor.
 
Depending of the feeding habits of the targetted species, feeds should float, sink, sink slowly, absorb water, leach controlled substances to attract the animal. This can be controlled by the production method and parameters, but also through formulation.
 
 

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