Thorne is introducing five different tests that can be performed at home, designed to provide insight to create a personal plan of what to eat, how to exercise, and whether to add nutritional supplements.
Eggshell ingredient firm ESM Technologies says that recent independent tests on its calcium ingredient have verified that heavy metal levels are well below legal limits, which the firm hopes will boost its uptake as a natural source of calcium.
The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) has introduced a
new trade recommendation on metal-processed herbs in the light of
heightened awareness over potentially dangerous heavy metal levels
in some Ayurvedic products, writes...
Sabinsa Corporation has lowered the heavy metal limits for Selenium
SeLECT in the face of tightening regulations in the European Union
and interest from research institutes who wish to use it in
studies, reports Jess Halliday.
Ayurceutics has responded to yesterday's article in JAMA claiming
there was a high risk of finding heavy metals in Ayurvedic herbals,
by highlighting its manufacturing process that it believes removes
any danger of contamination.