Selected ingredient: Chemical additives to extend a product’s technical properties
Functional additives are auxiliary or additive substances and are added in during the manufacturing process. They influence specific characteristics of the end product by giving new product characteristics and supporting, suppressing or regulating existing ones.
A distinction is made between functional additives that act on and change existing characteristics of the end product and those that give the product additional and new characteristics. Functional additives are first-class auxiliary and additive substances that are manufactured and selected according to strict quality requirements.