Corn Gluten Meal is an excellent source of protein and amino acids. Compared to chicken, which has an average of less than 20% protein per gram, corn gluten meal contains an average of 60 to 70% protein per gram, making it a great ingredient for kibbles. Corn gluten meal also helps give structure to the kibbles. The consistency of gluten helps to hold the ingredients together in the kibble, making sure that the pet food gives the pet the nutrition it needs.
Vital wheat gluten is derived from wheat grain and offers a high protein, strong binding ingredient to many applications. Used extensively in the bakery industry, vital wheat gluten offers a concentrated, high protein solution that aids in the texture and nutritional content of many baking applications. Furthermore, it's strong binding capacity helps to maintain structure in many plant-based meats.