InterHealth Nutraceuticals, Inc. has launched a new heart health ingredient called CardiaSlim. CardiaSlim is a patented blend of Sphaeranthus indicus and Garcinia mangostana, which the firm says has been found in three randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled studies to improve cardiovascular health by supporting healthy blood lipid levels and body weight.
Frutarom Health has launched AB-Fortis, a patented encapsulated iron system that supports those who suffer from iron deficiency. This clean label, GMO-free, all-natural ingredient has a high iron content and can be formulated into a full range of food and beverage applications. AB-Fortis offers stable encapsulation with minimal release of free iron into the food
New from FutureCeuticals is Coffeeberry Energy Organic Coffee Caffeine. Designed to retain healthy natural coffee nutrients from the whole coffee fruit, Coffeeberry Energy delivers standardized levels of natural coffee caffeine. Coffeeberry Energy also provides healthy chlorogenic acids, organic acids and trigonelline.
PLT Health Solutions, Inc. now offers Collactive Collagen Complex, a 100% marine-based, all-natural ingredient composed of collagen and elastin peptides. The ingredient is said to help support dermis suppleness and firm, lifted skin.
Capsugel announced that its vegetarian, acid-resistant DRcaps hard capsules are now suitable for liquid-fill applications. First launched for powder-fill applications, Capsugel says its new technology “can now bring the benefits of DRcaps capsules - including resistance to stomach acid and taste/odor-masking - to liquid-based dietary supplements.”
Fruit d’Or Nutraceuticals has introduced organic cranberry juice powders to the beverage and dietary supplement markets. These water-soluble organic cranberry powders from cranberry juice concentrate are dried with an infrared process to avoid degradation, improve the taste and color, and be flowable.
MyoMax from NuScience Trading supports cardiovascular performance in healthy adults, as measured by a change in VO2 and cardiac output. NuScience Trading focuses on science-based, specialty ingredients and takes an active role in developing clinical substantiation for our products.
Earth Island has launched Follow Your Heart VeganEgg, a 100% plant-based egg replacer derived from algae. The company says this ingredient is allergen free, freeze/thaw capable, microwavable and offers a similar flavor/texture to real eggs. Sizes include those for retail packaging, food service and bulk.
Nutralliance now offers Sunvitol E450-SdN, an organic-compliant, non-GMO, clean-label vitamin E (450 IU d-alpha tocopherol) extracted from sunflowers. According to the company, “No other sunflower powder or soy-based Vitamin E available in the U.S. market can offer the same organic-compliant, certified non-GMO and allergen-free clean label.”
HerbaKraft has launched >98% pure Monoammonium Glycyrrhizinate (MAG), a natural zero-calorie sweetener for use in food, supplement and oral care applications. This pure derivative of glycyrrhetinic acid extracted from the roots of Glyccyrrhiza glabra (licorice) is standardized for 98–102% of glycyrrhetinic acid.