Fucovital®, a Fucoxanthin from Microalgae

Fucovital®, a Fucoxanthin from Microalgae

Algatechnologies, Ltd. (“Algatech”) launches Fucovital®, a patented, all-natural 3% fucoxanthin oleoresin produced and extracted from microalgae. Fucovital’s unique composition is the first fucoxanthin granted New Dietary Ingredient Notification (NDIN) acknowledgement for dietary supplements from the FDA. Fucovital will be launched in the US and Japan, and launches will…

Safety of d‐ribose as a novel food

Safety of d‐ribose as a novel food

Following a request from the European Commission, the European food Safety Authority (EFSA) Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on d‐ribose as a novel food (NF) pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2015/2283. The assessment of the safety of this NF…

All-in-one solution for acrylamide, oxidation reduction

All-in-one solution for acrylamide, oxidation reduction

Frutarom Food Protection Solutions offers its all-natural, high-antioxidant solution for reducing acrylamide in heat-processed foods, decreasing oxidation and extending shelf life. High-heat cooking can impart potentially carcinogenic acrylamides at levels that can exceed 1,000 ppb. As of April 11, 2018 new European Union legislation set…

Non-soy, non-GMO full spectrum vitamin E

Non-soy, non-GMO full spectrum vitamin E

ExcelVite, the world largest and only PIC/S GMP-certified palm phytonutrient producer, announces the debut of two new branded ingredients- EVNol™-RP and EVNolMax™-RP – full spectrum tocotrienol/tocopherol complex for the formulation of a new product concept – Non-soy, Non-GMO full spectrum vitamin E (d…

Potent Ashwagandha against anxiety and stress

Potent Ashwagandha against anxiety and stress

Arjuna Natural Ltd., launches Shoden®, its high-potency, all-natural ashwagandha extract, at Vitafoods, Geneva, Booth #J30 2018. Shoden® is the highly bioactive extract of ashwagandha (Withania somnifera), standardized to contain more than 35% glycowithanolides—the most active components of ashwagandha. This plant has been extensively used in India for…

Collagen now available as 2 Halal certified ingredients

Collagen now available as 2 Halal certified ingredients

BioCell Technology, LLC announced a new grade of its flagship healthy aging ingredient, BioCell Collagen®. BioCell Collagen is now available Halal Certified, which are certified under two different halal certifying organizations to provide more options for our customers. The certifying organizations are the Islamic Society of the Washington Area-ISWA…

Natural Preservatives Extend Frying Oil Shelf Life

Natural Preservatives Extend Frying Oil Shelf Life

Arjuna Naturals Extracts, Ltd., launches its natural preservative formulation for combating oxidation, thermal degradation, hydrolytic rancidity and extending the frying cycle of vegetable oils. The new, all-natural preservative formulation contains a few simple ingredients and enables a clean label. It is GMO-free, oil-soluble and vegan. Initial response…

Safety of orthosilicic acid-vanillin complex (OSA-VC)

Safety of orthosilicic acid-vanillin complex (OSA-VC)

Following a request from the European Commission to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), the Panel on Food Additives and Nutrient Sources added to Food (ANS) was asked to provide a scientific opinion on the assessment of orthosilicic acid-vanillin complex (OSA-VC) as a novel food ingredient in the…

Clean label solution combats iron deficiency in vegetarians

Clean label solution combats iron deficiency in vegetarians

AB-Fortis®, a patented encapsulated iron system supports vegans/vegetarians, as well as women of childbearing years, who commonly suffer from iron deficiency. AB-Fortis, a clean label, GMO-free, all-natural ingredient, has a high iron content and can be formulated into a full range of food and beverage…

Non-GMO Certification for Sweet Potato Ingredients

Non-GMO Certification for Sweet Potato Ingredients

Carolina Innovative Food Ingredients (CIFI) is proud to announce that its entire portfolio of sweet potato-based dehydrated, liquid, and syrup ingredients has obtained Non-GMO Project Verified status. “This certification is a testament to our commitment to fulfilling our customers’ evolving needs,” said Paul Verderber, CIFI’s Vice President…

Next-Gen Alginate for Creamy Dairy Desserts

Next-Gen Alginate for Creamy Dairy Desserts

Algaia S.A. introduces Satialgine® DVA, a next-generation seaweed extract ingredient for dairy and non-dairy desserts. This alginate line provides a unique rich and creamy texture in desserts such as low-fat dairy flans. The company will launch the product range at Fi Europe in Frankfurt, November 28…

1-Methylnicotinamide chloride (1-MNA) as a novel food

1-Methylnicotinamide chloride (1-MNA) as a novel food

Following a request from the European Commission, the EFSA Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) was asked to deliver a scientific opinion on 1-methylnicotinamide chloride (1-MNA) as a novel food (NF) submitted pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 258/97 of the European Parliament and of the…