New Menopause Ingredient Guidelines Developed

  Bloomington, IN—Helios Corporation and Sunbio recently launched the Safety vs. Uncertainty Initiative in an effort to clarify viable, safe active ingredients in the menopause...

New Application for Pycnogenol Announced

Hoboken, NJ—New research published in the Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture indicates there may be a new application for a well-known...

Record Exhibit Hall at SupplySide West 2010

Las Vegas, NV—More than 1,200 exhibit booths (with 779 total companies) and a packed educational session drew 8,500 industry members to this year’s SupplySide...

Supplier Briefs (November 2010)

Vita-Tech International, Inc. of Tustin, CA now has extra manufacturing capacity, more analytical laboratory services and additional technical team members. Heavy metals testing and...

Resveratrol Ingredient Linked to French Paradox in Humans

Kaiseraugst, Switzerland — Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases printed what is being called the first published human study that shows resveratrol supplementation offers the...

Krill Oil Benefits Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

Oslo, Norway—Krill oil has received a lot of attention lately as another way to boost one’s DHA/EPA intake. Now, industry has additional data to...

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 ...