Omega-3-fortified organic milk
Go Fish Oil! Organic Valley Family of Farms is now offering its organic milk with heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids ALA, DHA and EPA from fish oil. Each glass contains more omega-3s than any other organic milk on the market, which supplement their omega-3s from algae. The milk will begin appearing this month on store shelves in 2% and Whole half gallons and 2% and Whole gallons. Nova Scotia-based Ocean Nutrition Canada Limited (ONC) will source the fish oil from wild fish, sardines and anchovies caught off the shores of Peru.
Whole-food immune supplement
Standard Process of Wisconsin has launched Epimune Complex, a vegetarian supplement for the immune system that contains a synergistic blend of mushrooms, vitamin C, minerals and dried yeast fermentate. Epimune Complex combines maitake (including MaitakeGold 404) and turkey tail mushroom powders, and a derivative of dried, fermented brewer's yeast (EpiCor). The unique combination provides a host of nutrients to target different aspects of the immune system. It also contains vitamin C, calcium and zinc.
Krill, joint and antioxidant new products
Natural Dynamix has recently launched three products: Antarctic Krill DX, Joint DX and Essential Antioxidant DX. Krill Oil DX contains 42 per cent phospholipids along with naturally occurring astaxanthin. Joint DX contains a unique combination of Natur-ele, a patented mineral complex, along with other ingredients for healthy joints and muscles. Essential Antioxidant DX is designed to deliver effective free radical defence.
UVA/UVB sunscreen for the face
Faceblock SPF 25 is the newest addition to Nature's Gate sunscreen collection. The fragrance-free, vitamin-rich sunscreen contains zinc oxide. It offers a broad spectrum, long-lasting UVA/UVB protection and contains a higher SPF than the leading face sunscreen currently on the natural market. Enriched with vitamins C and E from guava, almond and tomato extracts, it also incorporates cucumber, aloe and chamomile for their moisturizing benefits.
Nutritional bars feature Carnipure
Lonza recently presented the newest nutritional bars containing Carnipure, its branded L-Carnitine health ingredient. Developed for health-conscious, active consumers, the bars provide a quick snack formulated with a proven energy-production ingredient. Under the brand Carnipure, Lonza offers Carnipure crystalline, which is pure L-Carnitine, as well as Carnipure tartrate, a nonhygroscopic form made of L-Carnitine and tartaric acid. Both forms are suitable for use in nutritional bars.
Freeze-dried pomegranate powder
Navitas Naturals has announced a new organic freeze-dried Pomegranate Powder that is easy to add to recipes. The pomegranate fruit has been found to contain a broad spectrum of vitamins and minerals, with especially notable amounts of vitamin C and potassium. This superfruit is also a powerful source of antioxidant phyto-estrogens, ellagic acid, polyphenols and anti-inflammatory essential amino acids. Navitas Naturals Pomegranate Powder is freeze dried and certified organic, kosher, vegan and raw.