Appethyl is made from all-natural spinach extract supplied by research and development firm Greenleaf Medical AB.
Herbs & Botanicals
Research highlights turmeric’s benefits for blood sugar support.
BI Nutraceuticals Emphasizes Importance of Kill-Step Validation, Supply Chain Transparency at Natural Products Expo West
Nutritional Outlook spoke with a representative from BI about how the company’s Protexx HP Green Steam botanical sterilization process can provide manufacturers a “safety net” for botanical ingredients, and why kill-step validation and adequate testing methods are now an industry imperative.
The company said that this reforestation project will ensure that more than 166,600 Indian Kino trees, whose extract is traditionally used to help maintain healthy blood sugar levels, are planted over the next 10 years.
What Will It Take to Grow the Pea Protein Market? Puris Discusses at Natural Products Expo West 2018
Pea ingredients supplier Puris says that while pea protein is still a fraction of the size of the soy market, the company’s new partnership with Cargill will help grow the pea protein supply.
The rising popularity of medicinal mushrooms is opening up new avenues of growth for savvy manufacturers, but these avenues can be fraught with pitfalls and risk for the unprepared.
Ginger Set to Become the Next Big Digestive-Health Ingredient, Companies Say at Natural Products Expo West 2018
As demand for ginger in the digestive-health category grows, companies like OmniActive and Naturex say that the ingredient could see the same kind of sales growth as fellow trending botanical turmeric.
The first-of-its-kind review analyzed more than 40 existing studies on the potential immune and metabolic effects of palmitoleic acid.
Icon Foods says the sweetener is designed to help achieve clean-label sugar reduction for edible cannabis products.
NutraProtein Power Blend is formulated with plant proteins, essential amino acids, and other nutrients, says the company.