Algalif™, an Icelandic producer of pure, high-grade, natural astaxanthin products from microalgae, showcased its astaxanthin ingredients, and new finished formulations at the 2nd edition of Vitafoods Asia which was held in Singapore from 11 to 12 September.
During the show, Algalif shared with attendees the benefits of the following products:
• Astalíf™ Astaxanthin – oleoresin ingredients for use in dietary supplements
• IceCaps™ – premium astaxanthin soft gelatin capsules supplied in bulk for private
• Icelandic Harvest™ 4 mg Astaxanthin + Vitamin E – supplied in bulk to retailers
Algalif™ also won top honors in the NutraIngredients-Asia Awards, with Astalif™ astaxanthin selected as the best Healthy Aging Ingredient.
The winning ingredients were selected by a judging committee of industry experts, and based on innovation, and cutting edge research in functional foods, supplements and nutrition. Natural astaxanthin sourced from the Haematococcus pluvialis microalgae is one of the most powerful antioxidants known. It has strong scientific backing, and provides multiple health benefits to support healthy aging.
“Algalif is honored to receive top recognition as the best ingredient for healthy aging, particularly in the Asian market where we are seeing tremendous growth and interest in our astaxanthin products,” said Simon Seward, Senior VP of Sales and Marketing at Algalif. “This prestigious award emphasises our ongoing commitment to quality and demonstrates that Astalif is a superior healthy aging ingredient, providing support for numerous age-related health concerns, including heart, brain, eye and skin health.”
Algalif™, based in Iceland, is a leading supplier of high-grade natural astaxanthin products from sustainable, pure microalgae, including oleoresins, biomass, and finished formulations. Algalif utilises proprietary cultivation and harvesting processes, and leverages renewable, sustainable resources at its state-of-the-art, indoor cultivation facility in Iceland.
Algalif is part of Sana Pharma, an international company with businesses in ingredient manufacturing, food supplements, medical devices, and OTC medicines.
(To find out more, visit www.algalif.com)