Production location Eberbach
The Eberbach plant in the Odenwald is one of two original factories and has been in operation since 1931. Here many types of gelatine for the most varied applications are produced in state-of-the-art facilities, using proven production methods. The raw materials used in the production of gelatine are degreased, demineralized bone chip and the middle layer of bovine hide (split). The GELITA plant in Eberbach is the world's largest producer of collagen peptides and leaf gelatine.
Approximately 500 of the 2,500 people employed world-wide by the GELITA Group are based in Eberbach. Administration and strategic management for all the companies of the GELITA Group and the concern world-wide are located here. Global sales are coordinated from here as is the operative management of all activities in Germany.