P.L. Thomas & Co., Inc. offers Vivid Harvest Whole Food Powders, made with a new technology that gently evaporates water without disturbing the active enzymes, antioxidants, vitamins, minerals or other phytonutrients. This process preserves the flavor, aroma, color and nutritional quality of the original materials. Twenty-five fruit- and 16 vegetable-based products are available.
Nutraceuticals International Group’s SelectSIEVE Olive is isolated from 100% Mediterranean Olive matrix through an eco-sustainable process. SelectSIEVE Olive offers highly concentrated flavonoids from the Olive, “universally recognized to decrease the risk of coronary heart disease, atherosclerosis, improve the LDL-HDL ratio and hepatic function to activate endogenous antioxidant enzymes.”
New from Sabinsa Corp. is MoringIn, a completely water-soluble standardized extract from the dried leaves of Moringa oleifera. The extract contains a minimum of 5% Rutin (a flavonoid glycoside). Moringa leaves are known to have a high content of protein, minerals, vitamins, essential amino acids and phytochemicals.
New from Fruit d’Or is Cran Naturelle Organic, from whole organic cranberry. It comes in organic cranberry protein powder, whole cranberry fruit powder, high-potency tea powder, organic cranberry juice extract powder and organic cranberry seed oil.
OptiPure now offers Sacha Inchi, a superfood that contains omegas–3, –6 and–9. Three forms are available: a vitamin E-rich oil with “an outstanding shelf life;” a high-protein, fiber-rich powder that is ready to mix with water; and seeds that can be coated and used in confectionary products. All are gluten-free, vegan and non-GMO.
Sabinsa Corp. now distributes Polybos, a water-soluble polysaccharide fraction of Boswellia serrata. Polybos is said to offer joint support in adjuvant-induced arthritic animal models. States the firm, “The water-soluble property makes aqueous formulations practical, especially for sports nutritional applications.”
Nu Science Trading, LLC introduced a water-soluble version of MenaquinGold, a branded vitamin K2-7. This ingredient opens up new possibilities for finished product makers, says the company, and is all natural and stable. MenaquinGold is manufactued by Synergia Life Sciences using proprietary fermentation technology in a dedicated GMP facilty.
Now available from P.L. Thomas is eatFresh FC (manufactured by Grow Green Industries). This natural antimicrobial preserves the color, texture and freshness of produce; inhibits the growth of bacteria, yeast and mold; removes contaminants; and naturally extends shelf life.
Trace Minerals Research added ConcenTrace AC Granulated to its line of bulk ingredient offerings for food, supplement and beverage manufacturers. ConcenTrace AC Granulated is the same product as TMR’s ConcenTrace AC powder, but has been granulated to improve flow during the manufacturing process.
Nutrition 21, LLC has launched Nitrosigine, a patented source of inositol-stabilized arginine silicate accepted by FDA as a New Dietary Ingredient (NDI). The company says the ingredient is superior to arginine in blood flow markers and has been shown to positively affect silicon absorption, providing evidence of health benefits for sports nutrition, heart health and men’s health.