BI Nutraceuticals to Host Open House at its Long Beach Facility on March 11

Tour's Timing and Location are Convenient for Expo West Attendees

LONG BEACH, Calif., February 22, 2010 - BI Nutraceuticals will be conducting tours of its state-of-the-art, 150,000 square foot manufacturing facility located in Long Beach on March 11, 2010 - the day prior to the start of Expo West in Anaheim. Anyone interested in learning more about the company's industry-leading technologies in botanical ingredient certification, quality assurance, dry steam sterilization and processing are invited to participate. Both a morning and afternoon tour are scheduled for March 11. Details:

9:30 a.m. Pick/Up at Expo West Lobby in front of the Anaheim
Convention Center
10:00 a.m. Begin Facility Tour at BI
11:20 a.m. End Facility Tour at BI
12:00 p.m. Return to Expo West Lobby

1:30 p.m. Pick/Up at Expo West Lobby in front of the Anaheim
Convention Center
2:00 p.m. Begin Facility Tour at BI
3:20 p.m. End Facility Tour at BI
4:00 p.m. Return to Expo West Lobby

The open house will include a short overview of BI's capabilities, a tour of the company's receiving and production areas, dry steam
sterilization process Protexx HP(R) and quality assurance lab.
Complimentary transportation will be provided to and from the Natural Products Expo West lobby and hors'd oeurves will also be served. To confirm your attendance, RSVP to Angela Dorsey-Kockler at 310-669-2163 or [email protected].

About BI Nutraceuticals:
BI Nutraceuticals is a global full-service supplier of dietary supplement and functional food ingredients including whole herb powders and teas, standardized and drug ratio extracts, custom blends, vitamins, minerals, drum to hopper custom blends, granular ingredients and other specialty processes including time released and encapsulated ingredients. The company currently offers more than 200 ingredients that have been determined as safe for use in foods and beverages by the FDA or FEMA, the Flavors and Extracts Manufacturers Association.

Since 2002, BI has been an innovator in steam sterilization and the company's Protexx HP(R) process is currently the industry's only species-specific, organic sterilization method. All BI ingredients undergo stringent quality analysis that includes heavy metal, pesticide and irradiation testing. All herbal powder ingredients are also tested under the company's Identilok(R) species identification process. The company has also developed a proprietary process, UltraHD(R), which creates high-density herbal powders allowing for superior flow and less dusting during the manufacturing process. For more information, visit

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