Zila, the maker of the high efficacy vitamin C brand Ester-C, is to
double production capacity of its vitamin C line to meet growing
demand for the product. It is also to introduce a vitamin E product
early next year.
The Canadian government took a further step towards reducing the
risk of Canadians becoming exposed to the agent that may transmit
BSE with new rules that prevent specified risk material (SRM) from
entering the human food supply.
Virgo Publishing has revealed details of the expanded Education
Program to be offered at SupplySide West in October. Features are
to include talks from various well-reputed researchers, top
government officials and industry leaders.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finalised its rule
expanding the sources of oat beta-glucan soluble fiber that can
carry the health claim for lower risk of heart disease. But adding
the fiber to processed foods seems to...
Good growth at Balchem's medical products segment has helped offset
a continuing decline in its encapsulated products, sold to
nutritional and food industries, although overall interim sales are
still down by 1.3 per cent.