Ingredion Announces Non-GMO Project Verification

ingredion 480WESTCHESTER, Ill., November 12, 2014 – Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions, today announced that a number of the company’s key texturizer and nutrition solutions have achieved Non-GMO Project Verified status.

The Non-GMO Project (www.nongmoproject.org) (NGP) offers North America’s only independent verification for products made according to rigorous best practices for GMO (genetically modified organisms) avoidance. Ingredion’s verified products are produced in compliance with the Non-GMO Project Standard, which means that ongoing testing of all GMO risk ingredients, facility inspections and an annual audit ensures the company meets the highest standards currently available for GMO avoidance.

The following products are now NGP Verified:

HI-MAIZE® 260

HOMECRAFT® Create 860

HOMECRAFT® Create GF 10

HOMECRAFT® Create GF 20

HYLON® VII

MELOJEL®

NOVATION® 1600

NOVATION® 1900

NOVATION® 2300

NOVATION® 2600

NOVATION® 2700

NOVATION® 3300

NOVATION® 3600

NOVATION® 4300

NOVATION® 4600

NOVATION® 5300

NOVATION® 5600

NOVATION® 6600

NOVATION® 9330

NOVATION® 9360

The following products are currently NGP enrolled:

NOVATION® 9230

NOVATION® 9260

NOVATION® 9560

NOVATION® Endura 0100

NOVATION® Prima 300

NOVATION® Prima 600

ULTRA-CRISP® CS Corn Starch

Non-GMO Project Verification underscores Ingredion’s TRUETRACE traceability program, which protects the purity of the company’s non-GMO offerings via, third-party-audited best practices for segregation and documentation of non-GMO corn.

“We are pleased to receive Non-GMO Project (NGP) Verification, which adds another layer of credibility to our decade’s long experience meeting and exceeding non-GMO standards for ingredients,” said Nate Yates, business director ENLITEN® and North America sweetness innovation, leading non-GMO, with Ingredion Incorporated. “Our NGP verified ingredient solutions meet consumer demand for clean label, provide process tolerance and stability advantages and deliver the taste, texture and appearance consumers expect from their products, and, when coupled with our formulations, sensory and CULINOLOGY® expertise, help expedite speed to market and likelihood of success.”

Only Ingredion provides a strong heritage of consistent non-GMO ingredient quality, made possible by industry-leading programs, processes and partner relationships. For more information contact us at 1-866-961-6285, e-mail salessupport@ingredion.com or visit www.ingredion.com/us.

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Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE:INGR) is a leading global ingredients solutions provider specializing in nature-based sweeteners, starches and nutrition ingredients. With customers in more than 100 countries, Ingredion serves approximately 60 diverse sectors in food, beverage, brewing, pharmaceuticals and other industries. For more information, visit ingredion.com.

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