Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market size is forecast to reach $2.82 billion by 2025, after growing at a CAGR of 6.52% during 2020-2025. Green chelates / Natural chelating agents are biodegradable products used mainly for washing, surface cleaning, detergents, and home care purposes. Some chelating agents are poorly biodegradable, and their environmental effects are troubling. These are used heavy metals which are very toxic to water and soil. Hence biotechnology methods and analytical tools for the development of green chelating agents are thus expected to be key factors driving growth in the demand for the growth of Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents industry in the forecast era.
The report: “Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market Report – Forecast (2020-2025)”, by IndustryARC, covers an in-depth analysis of the following segments of the Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market.
By Type: Sodium gluconate, Ethylenediamine-N, N’-disuccinic acid, L-glutamic acid N, N-diacetic acid, Methyl glycindiacetic acid, and others.
By Application: Cleaning, Water Treatment, Agriculture, Personal Care, Food & Beverage, and Others.
By Geography: North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa, and South America
- North America dominates the green chelates/ natural chelating agents due to strengthening environmental regulations followed in the region and the necessary use of biodegradable products.
- Rising demand for emerging chelating technology developments and opportunities and the broad applicability of chelating technology to metal extraction from polluted sites is anticipated to boost the market in the forecast period.
- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, industries are being lockdown and also raw material is not being supplied for manufacturing goods as a result to which the market is being highly affected across the globe worldwide.
By Type - Segment Analysis
Sodium gluconate is widely used in Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market. Sodium gluconate is the Gluconic acid sodium salt formed by glucose fermentation. This is primarily used as an important set retarder and plasticizer in concrete admixtures for technological applications, as well as a chelating agent for calcium and magnesium ions in commercial, institutional, and household cleaning products. Sodium gluconate is used as a chelating agent i.e. (EDTA replacement) as well as a potent moisturizing ingredient in personal care products. The use of sodium gluconate has increased in food applications, such as the formulation of high-intensity sweeteners, mineral salts, and food processing equipment cleaning operations, thus driving the market demand.
By Application- Segment Analysis
Cleaning held the largest share in the Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market in 2019and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.26% during the forecast period 2020-2025. Green Chelates/natural chelating agents are biologically degradable chemicals commonly used in cleaning products such as washing, surface care, and detergents for home care. The application for cleaning is broken down into household and industrial cleaning. Applications for household cleaning include automated dishwashing, laundry detergents, hand spraying, and surface cleaning. Green Chelates/natural chelating agents are used for the removal of metal ions in industrial cleaning applications such as mechanical dishwashing, and others.
Geography- Segment Analysis
North America held the largest share with 45.62% in Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market in 2019. Increasing the use of green chelates/natural chelating agents in North America is projected to be driven by many factors, such as its readily biodegradable nature, the region's stringent environmental and water resource protection laws, the formulation process involving natural sustainable and renewable sources, and recent regional expansions. The USA dominates the North American market for green chelates/natural chelating agents. This has greatly increased its intake of green chelates/natural chelating agents and is projected to see more development in the near future. The high growth in the U.S. market for green chelates/natural chelating agents is a result of the growing population, awareness of the benefits of using green chemicals, and enforcement of stringent environmental regulations.
Drivers –Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market
Increasing use of green chelates agent in food & beverages
Trace metal ions cause several foods and beverage spoilage reactions and degrade both quality and shelf life. The high-purity food-grade chelate forms a stable complex with trace metal ions and prevents undesirable reactions to food spoilage. Many processed food products also suffer from spoilage reactions caused by trace metal ions which are present from raw materials, process water, and process equipment in all processed food products. Hence, green chelating agent binding increases the efficiency of antioxidants and inhibits ascorbic acid oxidation and fat-soluble vitamins. In soft drinks, green chelates agents can help to stabilize vitamin C and minimize color fading and loss of flavor. It even reduces gushing in beer and promotes clarity. Green chelates agents can also prevent spoilage reactions in pickles, stabilize spirits and liquors, and stop the potato products from graying and darkening. Also, the use of green chelates / natural chelating agents mainly due to strict environmental and water conservation legislation and awareness of the benefits of using these chemicals in food & beverage will drive the market in the forecast period.
Performance in fast-moving consumer goods industries (FMCG) in emerging economies
Fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) is the largest combination of consumer goods with different product categories that include home, health, and personal care and food & drinks which use biodegradable materials such as green chelates, including its marketing, production, and distribution. The use of green chelates in the personal care segment is expected to see significant growth due to the increase in consumer disposable income, allowing them to spend large amounts on luxury personal care items. Other factors such as the increase in online shopping trends, R&D for new brands & goods, and the expansion of the FMCG network in developed countries rural areas are expected to open up new avenues in the future for FMCG market players.
Challenges – Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Markets
Building awareness about the benefits of green chelates in developed economies
Green chemical engineering embraces the idea of designing advanced technologies that are environmentally sustainable to protect human health and ecosystems. Further pursue this principle for minimizing industrial waste and reducing the environmental effects of toxic chemicals, new, greener methods for removing heavy metals from industrial waste need to be adopted. Owing to which building awareness about the benefits of green chelates in developed economies is mandatory. Chelating technology, a modern research trend, has demonstrated its potential to develop sustainable metal extraction technology from diverse metal-contaminated sites. However, the mechanism of ligands interacting with metals and the eco-toxicological danger associated with increased bioavailability of heavy metals due to the development of metal-chelate complexes are still not adequately explained. Hence, Green chelating technology is kept into consideration which is biodegradable and non-toxic to the environment. Also, it will be a challenge as people already are familiar with EDTA chelating technologies and with taking time to gradually shift from non-biodegradable to biodegradable green chelates.
Technology launches, acquisitions, and R&D activities are key strategies adopted by players in the Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market. In 2019, the market of Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market has been consolidated by the top five players accounting for xx% of the share. Major players in the Green Chelates/Natural Chelating Agents Market are BASF SE, The DOW Chemical Company, Akzo Noble N.V., Nippon Shokubai Co. Ltd, Innospec, Jungbuzlauer, VAN Iperen Bv, Kemira OYJ, Adob Sp. Z O.O. Sp. K., Anil Bioplus Ltd among others.
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1.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - Market Overview
1.1 Definitions and Scope
2.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - Executive Summary
2.1 Market Revenue, Market Size and Key Trends by Company
2.2 Key Trends by Type
2.3 Key Trends by Application
2.4 Key Trends by Geography
3.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - Landscape
3.1 Comparative analysis
3.1.1 Market Share Analysis- Top Companies
3.1.2 Product Benchmarking- Top Companies
3.1.3 Top 5 Financials Analysis
3.1.4 Patent Analysis- Top Companies
3.1.5 Pricing Analysis
4.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - Startup companies Scenario Premium Premium
4.1 Top startup company Analysis by
4.1.3 Market Shares
4.1.4 Market Size and Application Analysis
4.1.5 Venture Capital and Funding Scenario
5.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market – Industry Market Entry Scenario PremiumPremium
5.1 Regulatory Framework Overview
5.2 New Business and Ease of Doing business index
5.3 Case studies of successful ventures
5.4 Customer Analysis - Top companies
6.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - Market Forces
6.1 Market Drivers
6.2 Market Constraints
6.3 Market Opportunities
6.4 Porters five force model
6.4.1 Bargaining power of suppliers
6.4.2 Bargaining powers of customers
6.4.3 Threat of new entrants
6.4.4 Rivalry among existing players
6.4.5 Threat of substitutes
7.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market -Strategic analysis
7.1 Value chain analysis
7.2 Opportunities analysis
7.3 Market life cycle
7.4 Suppliers and distributors
8.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - By Type (Market Size -$Million)
8.1 Sodium Gluconate
8.2 Ethylenediamine-N, N’-disuccinic acid
8.3 L-glutamic acid N, N-diacetic acid
8.4 Methyl glycindiacetic acid
9.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - By Application (Market Size -$Million)
9.2 Water Treatment
9.4 Personal Care
9.5 Food & Beverage
10.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - By Geography (Market Size -$Million)
10.1 North America
10.2 South America
10.2.5 Rest of South America
10.3.9 Rest of Europe
10.4 Asia Pacific
10.4.5 South Korea
10.4.6 Rest of Asia Pacific
10.5.1 Middle East
10.5.1.1 Saudi Arabia
10.5.1.4 Rest of Middle East
10.5.2.1 South Africa
10.5.2.3 Rest of South Africa
11.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - Entropy
11.1 New Product Launches
11.2 M&A’s, Collaborations, JVs and Partnerships
12.Market Share Analysis Premium
12.1 Market Share by Country- Top companies
12.2 Market Share by Region- Top companies
12.3 Market Share by type of Product / Product category- Top companies
12.4 Market Share at global level- Top companies
12.5 Best Practices for companies
13.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - List of Key Companies by Country Premium
14.Green Chelates/ Natural Chelating Agents Market - Company Analysis
14.1 Market Share, Company Revenue, Products, M&A, Developments
14.2 Company 1
14.3 Company 2
14.4 Company 3
14.5 Company 4
14.6 Company 5
14.7 Company 6
14.8 Company 7
14.9 Company 8
14.10 Company 9
14.11 Company 10 and more
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