About MCLS Europe

Mitsubishi Corporation Life Science (MCLS) Europe has its roots in Japan. Almost all products in our portfolio originate from fermentation processes. With a long-standing tradition of fermentation technologies in Japan, MCLS Europe was established in 2015 to bring the best ingredients in Japan to the European market.We are constantly innovating with a small and dedicated team of experts and our own R&D facilities in Amstelveen, the Netherlands.

Ingredients with added value

MCLS offers the latest, fermentation based, Food & Nutrition ingredients from Japan that allow for innovative product development and reformulation with true added value.

Whether you’re looking for Salt reduction, Umami boosting or state-of-the-art Nutraceuticals we are here to support you in your formulations.

Core values

At MCLS Europe, our work revolves around our Japanese Heritage, improving Taste & Health is what we do best. We can support you by supplying high value-added products, utilizing our own biotechnology and a great amount of expertise from our dedicated team of professionals. Combined with knowledge of the local market, our company passionately supports every customer that approaches us with tailored solutions.


When you work with MCLS Europe, you gain a unique partnership within the Food & Beverage industry that endorses customer service and satisfaction as our first priority. Through our extensive expertise on Yeast extracts and fermentation technology we are able to provide innovative, safe and healthy functional ingredients, as well as flavourings that cater to  a wide range of taste solutions.

Recognised member of Eurasyp

We are a member of EURaSYP; the European Association for Specialty Yeast Products.