Meat alternative company Beyond Animal products has opened a new 26th,000 square-foot research and progress centre at the company’s home office in Los Angeles.
Beyond Meat reported that it would build the facility earlier this year, and the new center will be the home of the company’azines Manhatten Beach Project, which seeks to develop meat alternative products and solutions made directly from plants that are “indistinguishable from their animal protein equivalent.”
The completely new facility is seven occasions the size of Beyond Meat’s active research facility and will include eight labs, including a physical lab which will be used for real-time buyer testing and feedback.
A examination kitchen will also be included to begin, and the area will variety chefs and culinary experts who can experiment and test out Beyond Meat products on-site.
Over A hundred employees will be present at the new site, and More than Meat says that the growth of the Manhatten Beach Project could produce up to 50 new job opportunities over the course of the year.
Ethan Brown, Past Meat CEO and owner said: “The use of science and technology to produce meat directly from plants, joined with a commitment to all natural along with non-GMO ingredients, is the core your company.
“At Beyond Various meats, we strive to understand meat from new levels, and then repair it using amino acids, lipids and minerals from vegetation. What the animal has done through history-organize plant material in the form of muscle tissue or meat-we believe we can carry out more efficiently to the benefit of man health, the environment and puppy welfare.
“The path to the perfect assemble of meat from facilities is both long in addition to steep, but with every version we are getting closer and also closer.
“I am so content to join our special gang of scientists, engineers, chefs plus managers in announcing the opening of our new state-of-the-art innovation centre.”
Dr Dariush Ajami, vice-president of Research & Development with Beyond Meat added: “The new house to the Manhattan Beach Undertaking allows us to reimagine the use of existing technology for a better understanding of the complexness of meat.
“The Innovation Middle gives us a leg up as we submit an application this knowledge in our efforts to be able to perfectly build meat directly from plant materials, using only 100 % natural ingredients and without genetic modification.”