Originally Published NO June 2010
In light of steadily rising cocoa prices, Comax Flavors (Melville, NY) has developed a range of cocoa “extenders” and replacers that the company says can replace between 10 to 75 parts of dutched cocoa in a finished product with one part of Comax flavoring.
The process of normal aging contributes to a decline in several bodily systems and organs. While some of the effects of normal aging seem inevitable, one organ we all strive to keep in tip-top shape is our brain.
With talk heightened over America's obesity problem and proposals to tax sugary drinks, opportunities are ripe for stevia, the all-natural, zero-calorie sweetener extracted from the plant Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni.
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TSI's Glucosamine Receives GRAS Approval
TSI Health Sciences Inc. (Missoula, MT) has obtained self-affirmed GRAS status for the use of its Pureflex glucosamine salts in foods and beverages.
Counterfeiting and other forms of adulteration periodically strike dietary supplements, just as they do pharmaceuticals. In February, a Roanoke Rapids, NC, newspaper reported that police had arrested a man found transporting counterfeit Centrum vitamins.