Founded in 1906 by Xavier Givaudan & François Lavirotte, Givaudan-Lavirotte produces high quality actives  to be used in pharmaceuticals, nutrition and personal care products.

Previously owned by Rhône-Poulenc (1960-1991), SEPPIC (Air Liquide) (1991-2011), Givaudan-Lavirotte was acquired by Isaltis in december 2011.

Today, around 110 people are working on the site which is ANSM (AFFSAPS) approved with several GMP products.

Its key products are:

  • Calcium Glycerophosphate (Dental anti-decay action)
  • Magnesium Glycerophosphate (A magnesium and phosphorus supplement (deficiency, stress and chronic fatigue syndrome))
  • Calcium Glucoheptonate (A calcium supplement )
  • Zinc Gluconate (A zinc supplement ( deficiency, skin diseases))

And also other Glycerophosphates, Gluconates, Glucoheptonates, Nicotinates, Aspartates, Undecylenates, Aluminum salts, Salicylates