Founded in 1906 by Xavier Givaudan & François Lavirotte, Givaudan-Lavirotte produces high quality actives to be used in pharmaceuticals, nutrition and personal care products.
Previously owned by Rhône-Poulenc (1960-1991), SEPPIC (Air Liquide) (1991-2011), Givaudan-Lavirotte was acquired by Isaltis in december 2011.
Today, around 70 people are working on the site which is ANSM (AFFSAPS) approved with several GMP products.
Its key products are:
- Calcium Glycerophosphate (Dental anti-decay action)
- Magnesium Glycerophosphate (A magnesium and phosphorus supplement (deficiency, stress and chronic fatigue syndrome))
- Calcium Glucoheptonate (A calcium supplement )
- Zinc Gluconate (A zinc supplement ( deficiency, skin diseases))
And also other Glycerophosphates, Gluconates, Glucoheptonates, Nicotinates, Aspartates, Undecylenates, Aluminum salts, Salicylates