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September in pictures: 100th birthday for vitamins, 'flawed' omega-3 analysis, and supplement sales growth

By Stephen Daniells , 28-Sep-2012

It’s been an eventful month! NutraIngredients-USA looks back at an important month for the dietary supplements industry, which included Congresses wishing vitamins a happy birthday, that ‘flawed’ omega-3 analysis, and news that supplement sales are up!

Above: A resolution in the U.S. Congress on Wednesday recognized the 100th anniversary of the discovery of the vitamin, a discovery — attributed to Casimir Funk — that set the stage for the 21st century’s multiple-billion dollar supplement and functional food industry.