Now part of the company’s Bensdorp Clean clean-label cocoa powders line, the two new cocoa powders are alkalized with baking soda, allowing a label claim of “cocoa processed with baking soda” instead of “cocoa processed with alkali.”
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This ingredient offers benefits such as low glycemic and insulin response and healthy bowel function.
The ingredient is designed to withstand high temperatures and stay soluble and stable when added to hot water.
The ingredient, called Sustra 2434, is a blend of native corn starch and tapioca flour and, according to the company, has been scientifically shown in the company’s proprietary research to promote a lower glycemic index and steadier blood sugar levels over an extended period of time.
Roha says that the acquisition—its third in 2017—will allow it to further consolidate its position in the food ingredients business “with synergistic, innovating ingredients.”
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The report, which was commissioned by PureCircle Ltd. with data from Mintel Group Ltd., also found that food and beverage product launches featuring stevia nearly doubled in Q2 of 2017 compared to Q2 2012.
The prospective study, which included 135,335 participants, found that excessive consumption of carbohydrates is a contributing factor to total mortality.
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The NPN enables Fruit d’Or’s Cran Naturelle and Cran d’Or cranberry seed oils to make claims as a source of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, antioxidants, oleic acid, and “maintenance of good health.”