Food & Food Contact

Koster Keunen is the leader of natural wax refinement, manufacturing, and cutting-edge wax technology. With a heritage spanning five generations, we are an indispensable partner in the food, fruit coatings, candy, and food processing industries. We specialize in supplying raw materials tailored for the production of wax that can be used in the following:

  • Fruit Coatings
  • Oil & Fat Binding
  • Candy Coating
  • Cheese Wax
  • Food Wraps
  • Food Packaging
Food & Food Contact


Wax is used as it is edible and safe for human consumption, according to the U.S. Food and Drug regulations for food additives.

  • Beeswax
  • Carnauba
  • Candelilla
  • Rice Bran Wax
  • Paraffin
  • Microcrystalline Wax
  • Cheese Wax