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Innovation in Unilever

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Brands and innovation are at the heart of everything we do. In Unilever, research and development (R&D) is the home of breakthrough technology for bigger, better, faster innovations.

Product innovations

Ben & Jerry's turns ice cream into energy

Rinsing clothes is the most water- and time-consuming part of hand washing. How are we helping?

Our R&D locations

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More than 6,000 scientists, engineers, chefs and technicians work in Unilever's R&D centres around the globe - inventing new products and improving existing products to delight consumers everywhere.

Innovation will solve some of the greatest challenges facing our world

Research and development

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We apply our scientific capabilities and consumer insights to contribute to advances in nutrition, health and well-being.

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