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Queensland algae could be used to tackle obesity

Queensland-grown algae is being touted as the next superfood to fight cardiovascular disease, cut obesity and tackle inflammatory disease. Researchers from the University of Southern Queensland and James Cook University are working with MBD Energy to create an algae industry in regional Queensland. Source

Cardax and GNC Sign Mutual Exclusivity Agreement for ZanthoSyn®

Cardax, Inc. has entered into a mutual exclusivity agreement with General Nutrition Corporation (“GNC”) for ZanthoSyn, the Company’s premium astaxanthin dietary supplement for inflammatory health and longevity. The exclusivity agreement covers the use of ZanthoSyn as a human dietary supplement, with an initial term of two years and provides for automatic renewals. More

Zifam Pinnacle releases Optica AZ eye health supplement

Australian health and wellness supplement company Zifam Pinnacle has announvced that one of its top-selling products, Optica AZ, is currently available in the U.S. marketplace. Optica AZ is designed for people who are wearing glasses or contact lenses, or someone sitting at a computer for too long or gets dry eyes. Optica AZ is formulated to support and maintain […]

AstaReal Showcases New Cold-Water-Dispersible Astaxanthin Powder at SupplySide West 2017

At this year’s SupplySide West trade show, AstaReal highlighted its latest research and product innovations in the astaxanthin category. The company featured a new, cold-water-soluble astaxanthin ingredient, AstaReal CWS25, which can be incorporated into cold beverages without settling or staining the neck ring of the bottle. The company said that the new astaxanthin ingredient is […]

Enzyme-made seaweed compounds show much prebiotic and nutraceutical potential

Seaweed-derived bioactive compounds produced using enzymes present a wealth of opportunities in the development of novel prebiotic and nutraceutical food applications. Researchers point to the enzyme assisted extraction and hydrolysis of macromolecules as pivotal in enhancing compound properties that include prebiotic, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects. More

AlgaPrime DHA receives Aquaculture Innovation Award

AlgaPrimeDHA, a sustainable, omega-3-rich whole algae ingredient produced by the joint venture partnership of Corbion, N.V. and Bunge, has received the 2017 Global Aquaculture Innovation Award from the Global Aquaculture Alliance. The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) is a standards-setting organization for aquaculture seafood. The GAA established the award in 2012 to recognize individuals and companies […]

Kemin and Valensa International Partner to Introduce Algae-Sourced Beta-Glucan Ingredients for Immune Health

Kemin Industries and Valensa International announced a partnership to jointly supply and market BetaVia™ ingredients, immune-supporting beta-glucans sourced from a proprietary strain of algae (Euglena gracilis), in the U.S. dietary supplement and functional foods and beverages markets.  The pro-immunity ingredients will be offered as stand-alone ingredients and as part of Valensa’s proprietary synergistic combinations. More

[ More ] September 28th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products |

Algatech wins non-GMO verification for powder, oleoresin

Algatech has announced that its 100% organic Haematococcus pluvialis microalgae powder and astaxanthin oleoresin have been granted non-GMO verification by the Non-GMO Project. Consumers are actively seeking non-GMO products, so having the Non-GMO Project verify their line in accordance with its strict standards provides their partners added value on top of the existing USDA organic, GMP, kosher […]

[ More ] September 28th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

Algatech Offers Organic, Non-GMO Natural Astaxanthin

Algatech (Algatechnologies) Ltd. has announced  that its 100% organic Haematococcus pluvialis microalgae powder and astaxanthin oleoresin has been granted non-GMO verification by the Non-GMO Project Inc. Algatech is the first and only  astaxanthin manufacturer to have achieved this extraordinary verification. Consumers are actively seeking non-GMO products, so having the Non-GMO Project verify their line in accordance with its strict standards […]

[ More ] September 20th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

Solix Algredients Extends Its Solasta® Astaxanthin USP Quality Challenge

Solix Algredients has extended its natural astaxanthin quality challenge to help dietary supplement and nutrition product supply chain professionals make fact-based decisions. The “Solasta® Astaxanthin USP Challenge” provides finished goods product manufacturers with a science-based, objective standard for reliability and confidence, which also benefits consumer end-users. That’s because Solasta® natural astaxanthin conforms to the stringent United […]

[ More ] September 20th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

Algal Cultivation Blooming as Production Methods look to Unleash its Power

Despite the promise algae has shown as a source of food, feed and fertilizers, technology to cultivate this group of relatively simple, plant-like organisms, to commercial levels remains off the pace. Low volume and high production costs of algae appear to restrict it to high value industries such as supplement and nutraceutical sector. With the […]

[ More ] September 8th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

Nutrient-rich Microalgae set to become cheaper

A green microalgae rich in protein, iron, vitamins and antioxidants is set to become more affordable thanks to a French start-up team. Shown to be effective in fighting malnutrition and preventing cardiovascular disease, spirulina usage has been limited due to its high production cost. However, the Spiris start-up from Université Paris-Saclay claimed to have developed […]

Astaxanthin may Protect Skin Health from within

Research studies conducted by AstaReal have shown that dietary supplementation with astaxanthin may protect skin from the harmful effects of UV radiation. Data from clinical, in vitro and in vivo studies showed that astaxanthin helped protect against wrinkles and loss of skin moisture, as well as improving skin elasticity. It also inhibited the production of inflammatory […]

[ More ] August 30th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae cosmetics, Algae Non fuel products, Research |

City Couple, IITian Son Harness Spirulina to Address Malnutrition

Though the world has recently started recognizing Spirulina, a single celled algae, as a wonder source of protein over the last few decades, the fact has been noted in Indian literature for ages, and even finds mention in books like the Charaka Samhita. Hence, a city family has taken it upon itself to try it […]

[ More ] August 19th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products |

Feeding Malnourished Children with Spirulina Algae

Spirulina is highly nutritious and contains about 50 to 70 percent proteins; it is rich in iron, amino fluids and carotenes and contains other micro-nutrients as well. In Mansa, it is being grown in ponds in the communities because of its high medicinal and nutritional value. Zambia has in the recent past been importing spirulina […]

[ More ] August 19th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products |

EU Project Aims to Improve Extraction and Cultivation of Microalgae

A new €5m European project aims to make it cheaper and easier to enrich food, nutraceuticals and cosmetics with microalgae. Improving extraction techniques and making cultivation of algae microorganisms cheaper are the main aims of the new research program, backed by European Commission, as part of its Horizon 2020 program. The VALUEMAG (Valuable Products from Algae […]

AstaPure® Astaxanthin Approved by Anvisa Brazil

Algatechnologies has received Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (Anvisa) approval for its natural AstaPure astaxanthin to be used as a food ingredient. The approval makes Algatechnologies, the first astaxanthin supplier to start marketing in Brazil. Brazil has the largest nutritional and supplements market in South America. According to Euromonitor, vitamins and dietary supplements recorded a sales […]

[ More ] July 29th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products, Brazil |

Cyanotech® Corporation Earns Halal Certification for BioAstin® Hawaiian Astaxanthin® Raw Material and Vegan Soft Gels

Cyanotech Corporation has announced that its bulk raw material BioAstin SCE5 and vegan BioAstin soft gels have received  halal certification from the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA).  BioAstin is derived from natural microalgae, Haematococcus pluvialis, that is cultivated, grown, and processed on the Kona coast of the Big Island of Hawaii. Source  

[ More ] July 20th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products |

Parry Nutraceuticals Ties Up With Synthite

Parry Nutraceuticals has partnered with Synthite Industries for technology to extract phycocyanin from spirulina. Synthite Industries with a business of $300 million has a global presence in the natural colour segment and will focus on this market. Parry Nutraceuticals has planned to cater to human nutrition segment for selling of phycocyanin. More

SCHOTT Equips Europe’s Largest Algae-based Omega-3 Production Facility with Glass Tubes

Microalgae manufacturer ecoduna has agreed to use SCHOTT’s DURAN glass tubes for its new PBR facility in Vienna, where Europe’s largest facility for omega-3 fatty acids will be setup. The company has chosen SCHOTT to deliver the tubes after an 18- month test period in its new vertical PBR plant. The facility will produce 100 […]

FDA Green Lights Spirulina Extract as Egg Shell Color Additive

FDA has given approval for the use of spirulina extract as a colour additive for hard boiled shell eggs. The announcement follows a petition filed by McCormick & Company, Inc. The company intends to sell the extract as a blue powder in packets to its consumers. The powder is produced by filtered aqueous extraction of […]

Algarithm Ingredients Inc. Launches with New Algae-Derived Omega-3 Ingredients

Algarithm Ingredients Inc. has launched vegan algae based omega-3 DHA ingredients from its algae oil rich in DHA. The company is partnering with Virun Nutra BioSciences to produce retail ready algae oil powders and emulsions from algae DHA oil. The company will focus on dietary supplements market but more opportunities exist in the sports nutrition, […]

New Oil Combining Algal DHA and Organic Selenium Introduced by Metabolium

Metabolium has launched new DHA oil sourced from microalgae for the human and animal nutrition market. The new oil combines algae DHA and selenium sourced from organic sources. The new product called Olise is suitable in any product or ingredient where DHA is currently used such as infant formula, pharmaceuticals, dietary supplements, pet food and […]

Spirulina Set to Become an Affordable Superfood

Spirulina, a green microalgae superfood rich in iron, proteins, vitamins and antioxidants would soon become affordable owing to efforts taken by a startup company. The startup Spins is researching to increase the productivity of this functional food. The researchers claim that the technology developed by the team reduces production costs by decreasing water consumption and […]

[ More ] July 3rd, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae for food, Algae Non fuel products |

Algatech Expands Into U.S.

Algatech has expanded its presence in the world with the opening of new subsidiary Algatech Inc. in New York City. The subsidiary will assist the customers in North American market, including Canada, U.S. and Mexico. With the presence of US location, the growth of Astapure brand will increase. Algatech cultivates microalgae in a patented, eco-friendly, […]

[ More ] July 1st, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in Algae Non fuel products |

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