Unlocking the power of amino acids, the Ajinomoto Group is
working to resolve food and health issues globally.
Unlocking the power of amino acids Contributing to healthier lives
Sustainability at the Ajinomoto Group
Protein Intake Optimization
Delicious Salt Reduction
Nutrition Without Compromise
Our Approaches to reducing plastic waste
Waste not, want not: renewable biomass reduces CO₂ emissions
Making the inedible edible to expand global food supply
Not all black or white: global thirst for coffee encourages sustainable farming
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Localized approaches to reducing plastic are moving the Ajinomoto Group toward zero waste by 2030
According to the United Nations Environment Programme, the world produces 300 million tons of plastic waste every year. That’s nearly the total weight of every ...
Nutrition Without Compromise: Giving people delicious, personalized choices could be key to longer, healthier lives
People often say life is full of compromises. As consumers, all of us learn to balance what we want with what we need and can ...
From Japanese dinner tables to the Athletes’ Village in Tokyo—Ajinomoto frozen gyozas turn 50 but aren’t slowing down
What is a gyoza? Simply put, a gyoza is a savory Japanese dumpling consisting of a thin flour wrapper and juicy filling of minced pork ...
A local approach to improving nutrition in Japan targets vegetable consumption
“Eat your vegetables, they’re good for you.” This age-old advice is borne out by modern scientific evidence: a balanced diet that includes enough vegetables—a valuable ...
Tokyo N4G Summit brings world together to tackle global nutrition challenges
Dec 23, 2021Every four years, the world’s best athletes gather in a spirit of friendship, solidarity, and fair play to compete on the track, field, ...
To contribute to greater wellness for people worldwide, unlocking the power of amino acids—this is the Ajinomoto Group's promise to our customers.CEO Message
Science and Health
Since identifying umami over 100 years ago, we've been working to help people eat better and live healthier lives by unlocking the power of amino acids.Discovering Umami
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Applying knowledge and research to address the needs of customers worldwide.The Ajinomoto Group
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