Bi-PacBi-Pac Nutraceutical Inc. now offers bovine and shark chondroitin sulfate. The bovine is sourced from BSE-free Australian cattle and the shark chondroitin comes from sharks native to Australia that have already been harvested for food. The purification process of the chondroitin is solvent free.

Goat MilkNow available to food manufacturers is Capra Mineral Whey from Mt. Capra Products. The company says this electrolyte replacement (with 20 naturally occurring minerals) contains goat-milk whey that has been processed to retain nutritional integrity. Instead of incorporating table salt, the firm formulated the product with potassium citrate.

Verdure Sciences, introduces Pomella FG, a pomegranate extract made from whole fruit. This extract can be used in functional foods, has a high ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity) and is an excellent source of pomegranate polyphenols.
1250 E. Conner St., Noblesville, IN 46060, www.vs-corp.com

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, September 2009

 

WixonWixon, Inc. has created a line of five dressing flavors that pair well with salads or vegetables. Flavors include Asiago Caesar, Mediterranean Medley, Pink Grapefruit Vinaigrette, Sweet & Sour Thai Chili and Tortilla Lime Vinaigrette.
1390 E. Bolivar Ave., St. Francis, WI 53235, www.wixon.com

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, September 2009

 

SootheezeSootheze makes Toasty Spa Friends, a unique way to alleviate pain and stress using heat/cold therapy and aromatherapy. A plethora of snuggly animal designs includes bears, wild animals, pigs, bunnies and sea creatures. Each are created to relieve pain for children and adults alike, stuffed with nine whole herbs and USDA-approved flax seed that can provide relief for up to two hours.

1 Bag at a Time delivers its 100% organic jute biodegradable shopping bag. The bag boasts soft cotton handles, which make for easy carrying; it is light and strong and has a natural color and handsome styling. Jute is a natural fiber extracted from hemp-related tropical plants. All bags from 1 Bag at a Time can be customized and come in a variety of sizes, colors and shapes.
2037 Pontius Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90025, www.onebagatatime.com

BiokleenBiokleen Industries, Inc., delivers its all-natural Bac-Out line: Bac-Out Fresh (natural fabric refresher that eliminates odor, available in Lavendar & Lemon-Thyme), Bac-Out Bathroom Cleaner (formulated to break down and remove mold, mildew, stains and odors; available in Lavendar-Lime) and Bac-Out Multi-Surface Floor Cleaner (gets rid of tough dirt, oil, grease and food particles on surfaces; available in Citrus Essence).

Chef HymieThe all-natural, Chef Hymie Grande’ Barbecue Glazes have no high-fructose corn syrup or processed sugars. This BBQ sauce is suitable for diabetics and carries the American Diabetes Association mark on the bottles. Flavors include Polapote’ Barbecue Glaze, Cascabel Express Barbecue Glaze and New England Sweet Basting Sauce.

Peter RabbitPeter Rabbit Organics presents squeezable pouches of pureed fruits for children. Flavors include Mango, Banana & Orange, Apple & Grape and Strawberry & Banana. Snacks are 100% organic and packed with the fruits that kids’ bodies need the most.
SRP: $1.79 per 3.5-oz pouch