World-leading vitamin & lipid APIs

DSM Pharmaceutical Solutions

Improving patients’ quality of life

Here at DSM we’ve been producing vitamin Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) for more than 70 years. We are also the global leader in the production of omega-3 fatty acids, including EPA and DHA derived from both sustainable marine sources and microbial fermentation.

Your ideal partner

Our sustainable supply of high-quality APIs - together with unique expertise in agile innovation and broad ability to manage the market entry registration process - makes us an ideal partner for the development of over-the-counter products and prescription medications. 

Pharma news

Discover significant research that impacts the market, including emerging therapeutic benefits for vitamin APIs and pharmaceutical lipids - as well as wider industry updates and events.

Sustainable Development Goals

At DSM we feel so strongly about doing well by doing good that our company strategy is aligned with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). For nutrition we’re especially focused on:

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  • Human Nutrition & Health

    Human Nutrition & Health

    Nutritional ingredients for the food and beverage, dietary supplement, early life nutrition, medical nutrition and nutrition improvement industries.

  • Food Specialties

    Food Specialties

    We enable better food for everyone with specialty enzymes, cultures, probiotics, bio-preservation, sugar reduction and savory taste solutions for the food & beverage industry.

  • Hydrocolloids


    DSM Hydrocolloids is a leading global supplier of gellan gum, xanthan gum, welan gum and pectin to the food and beverage, personal care, home care and other specialty industrial applications.