IronFrutarom 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

kids health

Beloit, WI—New data suggest that kids taking a branded beta glucan are healthier than other children.

nutrition and

Boston, MA—A group of researchers from various institutions including Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Brown University and Harvard Medical School have published a study in JAMA Ophthalmology suggesting that certain nutrients may lower the risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

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News and notes from industry suppliers.

curry powder

East Windsor, NJ—A new comprehensive book about curcumin is now available. Written by Muhammed Majeed, Ph.D., founder of Sabinsa Corp., and co-authors, Curry Powder to Clinical Significance (NutriScience Publishers, 2015) discusses the clinical use of curcumin and the history of Sabinsa’s Curcumin C3 Complex.

resistance training supplements

Los Angeles, CA—Healthy men who regularly do resistance training may want to consider adding ashwagandha to their exercise routine, based on the results of a recent clinical trial.

sweetener, natural zero-calorie sweetener 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.

vitamin E supplierNutralliance 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.”

vegan eggs, egg replacerEarth 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.

 

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