About Collagen

Why Collagen?

Collagen is an all natural, superior product that has a growing demand with sausage manufacturers and consumers alike.

What is Collagen?

It is a natural protein, and the most abundant protein found in mammals.

 

It is the main structural protein of the various connective tissues in animals.

 

It makes up 25% to 35% of the whole-body protein count.

Nitta Casings uses bovine hide splits utilizing the corium region of the hide which is rich with collagen.

Why are collagen casings superior?

Productivity

Ready-to-stuff, high speed filling capabilities.

Traceability

Raw materials easily traced to source.

Safety

Made from natural animal materials. More hygienic than gut casings and free from health risks.

Efficiency

Easy to use, straight from the box and easy to store.

What are the benefits?

Consistency

Performance
Productivity
Product Characteristics

(strand length, size & shape)

Capability

Higher Quality
More Versatile
Greater Yields
Reliable Availability

Customization

Easily fine-tuned for perfect size, length & color.
Delivers precise “bite” and texture.
The Result

Cuts Cycle Time, Boosts Efficiency and Reduces Costs

(and overall, they’re just better!)