Pratik Mante | Aug 13, 2020 | 0
KFC 3D bio-printed chicken nuggets under development will be revolutionary
The quest for lab-grown meat is extending to a staple of the nutrition scene and so KFC is working on 3D bio-printed nuggets. The reports say that KFC has teamed up with Moscow’s 3D Bio-printing Solutions with the goal of manufacturing the world’s initial lab-made chicken nuggets. The Russian firm is working on development of additive printing technique which will utilize chicken cells and plant-based material that, ideally, recreates the “taste and texture” of natural chicken whereas keeping animal involvement to a minimum. KFC, meanwhile, can offer bread, spices and alternative ingredients to match the restaurant’s “signature” flavor.
KFC hopes to possess a final product prepared for testing in national capital by fall 2020.
As elsewhere, the lab-produced meat guarantees varied benefits. It’s environmentally friendly compared to existing product, because it needs minuscule amount of resources — KFC points to a study suggesting it needs one hundred times less farm land, and cuts greenhouse emission emissions by twenty-five times. They additionally carry a moral cause by avoiding damage to animals, and are healthier thanks to the dearth of chemicals.
There are pragmatic uses for bio-printed meat. As to KFC’s plant-based ‘chicken,’ this lets the chain cater to wider audiences. It additionally provides a lot of stable offer of food that isn’t tied to the ups and downs of chicken farms. KFC with the help of 3D bio-print technology may trot out fewer shortages, thus you’d be able to find and get what you came for.