8. Innovation: A key sustainability driver

How Nutreco's innovation teams support sustainability

Science-based innovation has always been at the heart of what we do. Our business lines excel at product- and service-focused research and development to support customers and set our industry forward in a more sustainable direction. We’ve added a focus on breakthrough innovation and investments over the past several years. Read more in 8.1.

Propelling scientific progress into sustainable solutions

Nutreco Exploration, or NutEx, is a small business entity, created at the end of 2021, which develops novel and proprietary ultra- specialties and empowers the development of innovative functional feeds. Through what it produces, but also how it operates, NutEx is a major tool to help us tackle our purpose of Feeding the Future in a sustainable way. Read more in 8.2.

Partnering to develop tomorrow's feed and food business

More than an investment fund, Nutreco established NuFrontiers to be an active developer of tomorrow’s new feed and food businesses, supporting them with the company’s industry-leading expertise and resources. Read more in 8.3.


1. About Nutreco
2. Our Roadmap
3. Pillar one: Health & welfare
4. Pillar two: Climate and circularity
5. Pillar three: Good citizenship
6. Sharing dilemmas
7. Ethics and compliance
8. Innovation: A sustainability keydriver
9. About this report