March 4, 2020

 

European Commission renews the authorisation of Lallemand's probiotic for use in aquaculture

 

 

 
Lallemand Animal Nutrition has announced the authorisation of its probiotic bacteria BACTOCELL - Pediococcus acidilactici CNCM I-4622 (MA 18/5M) - as a zootechnical feed additive for use in aquaculture has been renewed by the European Commission.
 

It is authorised in all fish and all crustaceans, including ornamental species. P. acidilactici CNCM I-4622 remains the only probiotic authorised for use in aquaculture in the European Union.


P. acidilactici CNCM I-4622 is among the most documented probiotic strains used in aquaculture. This unique probiotic contributes to better digestive health of fish and shrimps and leads to optimised performance by: stabilising and safeguarding the gut microflora; supporting gut integrity and nutrient uptake; supporting the natural defences of fish and shrimps.