Spirulina Literature Review Published

Kailua-Kona, HI—The September issue of Nutra Foods published a lengthy article about the various health benefits of spirulina microalgae. The authors first compared the nutrient...

NPA Certifies First Home Care Ingredients

In February of this year, the Natural Products Association launched the Natural Home Care Standard and Certification program with the intent of ...

Supplier Briefs (October 2010)

Burcon NutraScience Corporation of Vancouver, BC, Canada, announced that FDA issued a no objection letter for the GRAS status of its Puratein and Supertein...

Prebiotic Fiber Helps the Gut

Ankeny, IA—A recent study on a branded ingredient (EpiCor from Embria Health Services) found that the immune health ingredient may also be ...

Research Shows Dietary Lipids Reduce Appetite

Parsippany, NJ—A new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition showed a weight-loss ingredient that combines oat and palm oils may reduce...

Industry Groups Fight Against Expanded AERs

Industry groups believe that a verdict in a current court case could be problematic for companies that file adverse event reports. Matrixx Initiatives, Inc....

Supplier Briefs (September 2010)

EstroG-100 (a branded ingredient menopause support from Helios Corp. and Sunbio Corp.) announced that results of a phase II, human clinical trial, which showed...

News from International CoQ10 Conference

Once every two years, researchers from around the world convene at the Conference of the International Coenzyme Q10 Association to discuss the ...

21,000+ Attend IFT Meeting

The aisles of Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center were crowded as 21,500 food industry professionals attended the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)...

Harmful Antibiotic Found in Sweet Works Inc. Honey

Philadelphia, PA—The U.S. Food and Drug Administration seized 64 drums of honey from a Philadelphia distribution center from Sweet Works Inc. of...