The Nutraceutical sector is increasingly mature and the Quality Control of the ingredients is more demanding. For this reason, the sector should think about the use of the Primary Reference Standards for the quantification of actives in botanical extracts.
The worldwide prevalence of obesity has nearly tripled between 1975 and 2016, reaching more than 1.9 billion adults, of which over 650 million were obese.
The Centre for Industrial and Technology Development (CDTI, for its name in Spanish) of the Spanish Ministry of Economy has reviewed and certified the second year of the R&D project “Research and experimental development of new healthy food products and advanced packaging solutions” (AVANZA-S).
Taiwan (R.O.C), an island located in East Asia, about 180 kilometers off the southeastern coast of mainland China, is the home to a population of approximately 23.4 million and well-known as one of the food paradises in Asia.
Monteloeder’s workshop about MetabolAid and digital technologies took place last week during Vitafoods Asia.
Monteloeder puede enorgullecerse de ser una empresa que, actualmente, se encuentra entre las mejores empresas innovadoras de Europa con su Branded Ingredient: Metabolaid, un producto avalado por el proyecto europeo H2020.
There is a growing concern in food safety, with new alerts issued on an almost daily basis. In this sense, avoiding toxins and other harmful substances in food is a great challenge for the industry.
Following my previous post on the changing regulation the nutraceutical has to face every day, today I would like to go deeper in the development of a new product or ingredient.
Our first branded ingredient PLX is a botanical extract powder from Lippia citriodora (Lemon Verbena, Aloysia Triphylla) that contains the highest verbascoside content with lemon verbena in the market. Lemon verbena have been reported in traditional medicines. The leaves of Lemon verbena are used for the treatment of fever, neuropathic and stomach pains, dizziness, headaches, hypnotic, anemia, migraine, and cold symptoms (1)
Healthcare costs are climbing worldwide, irrespective of the geography, political organization, or any other condition. The challenges to solve in order to keep healthcare assistance sustainable are well known and repeatedly analyzed, putting at the center of every analysis the ability to reduce costs of care and increase large-scale preventive actions, to counteract increasing age population.