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Food Chemist

Would you like to make your own cereal or flavor of juice? You could become a food chemist. Food chemists explore ways to make new and more delicious foods. Food chemists learn how to make yogurt smooth. They find out how to keep cereal crunchy. They might find a way to freeze vegetables so they taste fresher. Food chemists have to understand the science of how food products are made.

Careers in Cereal Chemistry
What is a cereal chemist? This page describes what a cereal chemist does.

Agriculture and Food Scientists
The U.S. Department of Labor provides basic information on careers in agriculture and food science.

Food and Flavor Chemists
This is a PDF of understanding who a Food Chemist is.