bowl of lactose with a spoon


Using high-quality Irish whey, our manufacturing methods create a quality, free-flowing lactose in the form of a water-soluble crystalline powder.

We’re committed to being at the forefront of dairy ingredient technology and quality. Our lactose production facility in Ballyragget is no exception and is maintained to the highest standards. This results in a premium, edible-grade lactose with a long-established reputation in the infant formula and food industries.

Key Benefits

  • Made from high-quality Irish whey
  • Clean flavour profile
  • Excellent product quality
  • Halal and Kosher approved
  • Increased microbiological food safety

The free-flowing lactose created by our manufacturing process (in the form of a water-soluble crystalline powder) has a clean flavour profile and good solubility, making it ideal for use across a range of applications.

Produced in a variety of packaging sizes to suit a wide array of client needs, our lactose powders are distributed using our highly efficient supply chain management systems, ensuring the product arrives as specified by the customer.

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