The ALGASBRAS is a company fully national capital, pioneered the full cycle of manufacture of carrageenan, the cultivation to packaging, thereby enabling the production of a legitimately Brazilian product. Founded in 2012, has initiated its activities with the “know-how” acquired in over 10 years during deployment, the largest growing algae species Kappaphycus alvarezii, Latin America, located in the sandbank Marambaia, South coast of Rio January. Consolidates its operations in the food industry with the installation of a modern laboratory and a manufacturing plant for the processing of algae and packaging of the final product: carrageenan. All situated in the municipality of Itaguai – RJ
The carrageenan is a natural hydrocolloid extracted from Kappaphycus alvarezii and has a huge range of applications, including: food markets, pharmaceuticals, dentrificios, cosmetics, agricultural, hospital and etc. … In food markets (main operating area of ALGASBRAS), acts as a thickener, stabilizer, regulator and preservative syneresis.