From a small kitchen in a Brussels café to a global presence in Europe, Asia and North America.
We duplicate what Mother Nature does herself: protect human beings against pathogenic bacteria, yeast and molds.
Galactic was launched. It started with a relatively small group of engineers having ambitious plans.
The company increased production capacity to 15.000 tons.
Galactic became the world's second-largest producer of lactic acid and lactates working in 40 countries worldwide. The same year, Galactic’s revolutionary purification technology for lactic acid was patented.
Galactic enters the Asian market through B&G, a joint venture with BBCA Biochemical in China.
Galactic launched its integrated plant in the USA.
Opening of a sales office in Japan.
Launch of a sales office in Brazil focusing on Latin America.
Demand for clean label developments rises rapidly – a new R&D center, Galactic Applications Lab, opens in Brussels.
Group Support office opens in the Republic of Moldova.
Reorganization in Asia with the opening of two joint ventures in China for the production of Lactic Acid and PLA.
New production of fermenters to promote innovative natural ingredients in the food market. Expansion of esters production for new green chemistry applications.