The Philippines is one of the top Carrageenan producers in the world.
The Philippines is one of the top Carrageenan producers in the world.
The Philippines is one of the top Carrageenan producers in the world.
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Rico Carrageenan is a brand of W Hydrocolloids

The leading global carrageenan supplier with more than 150 clients from five (5) main regions worldwide: Asia Pacific, Americas, Europe, Middle East, and Africa.

W Hydrocolloids, Inc. is a cornerstone in aquaculture innovation.
Seaweed is one of nature’s wonder and an ultimate gift from the sea. Grown and produced primarily in the Philippines, Eucheuma seaweed is continually being developed through the years to maximize its potential in providing food innovation for different food applications, helping our large network of seaweed farmers attain sustainability while providing clients specific and tailor-made blends that will improve their products.

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W HYDROCOLLOIDS INC. ACQUIRES CARGILL’S STAKE IN PHILIPPINE BIO-INDUSTRIES INC.

The acquisition would boost WHI’s supply of high-quality carrageenan-based food ingredient systems in the Philippines while Cargill continues to leverage its global footprint to serve its carrageenan customers globally. Taguig City, September 7, 2020 – W Hydrocolloids, Inc. (“WHI”), a pioneer in the Philippines seaweed industry and a major carrageenan supplier from the Philippines, has acquired Cargill’s […]

W HYDROCOLLOIDS ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE DISTRIBUTOR PARTNERSHIP WITH IMCD SOUTH EAST EUROPE

  MANILA, August 3, 2020 – W Hydrocolloids Inc. (WHI), a leading producer of ingredient solutions, and carrageenan from the Philippines, announces partnership with IMCD South East Europe GmbH as the exclusive distributor of its RICO® Carrageenan blends for food and beverage, consumer, and industrial applications across South East Europe.   “Since our inception, our focus is on […]