Algalif will showcase its astaxanthin range in booth #U147, along with its distribution partner AIC. Algalif and AIC will provide educational materials, and feature products containing the ingredient. Attendees will be able to discuss their astaxanthin needs with Algalif scientists and expert staff. Algaif CEO Andrew Jacobson will also take part in the “What’s the Buzz on Innovative Ingredients?” session moderated by Jeff Hilton of BrandHive, on the SupplySide West Expo Central Stage on Wednesday, September 27th at 2:30 p.m.
Astalíf debuted last year, and is a potent antioxidant that helps support cognitive health, eye health, muscle recovery, heart health, skin health, and more. Astalíf is available as 5 percent and 10 percent astaxanthin oleoresins, suitable for softgel capsules and topical, oil-based cosmetics, as well as 5 percent astaxanthin biomass, suitable for tablets and soft/hard gel capsules.
Astalif is manufactured in a state-of-the-art, cGMP-compliant, indoor facility. Algalif utilizes Icelandic water that is filtered through layers of volcanic rock to remain low in minerals and free of chlorination. In addition, Algalif incorporates clean energy practices, and 100 percent of its manufacturing facility is powered by geothermal energy. It uses a specialized, proprietary lighting system that reduces overall energy consumption by 50 percent and enables optimal microalgae growth, productivity, and yield. Algalif’s unique, enclosed photobioreactor cultivation system and its exclusive three-phase cultivation process help to ensure optimal growth of the microalgae and high yield of pure astaxanthin.
Algalif® is a leading supplier of high-grade natural astaxanthin from microalgae, produced at its state-of-the-art facility in Iceland. The company is dedicated to solving the nutritional needs of current and future generations through the development and delivery of sustainable, high-quality microalgae. Manufactured to rigorous quality standards and supported by science, Astalif™ astaxanthin is built on a solid foundation of quality, purity and sustainability. Algalif utilizes proprietary growing and harvesting processes, and leverages renewable, sustainable resources from abundant Icelandic sources. Algalif is part Sana Pharma, an international company with businesses in food supplements, specialty ingredients, medical devices and OTC medicines.
AIC is a Framingham, MA based ISO Certified sales and marketing company serving the food, pharmaceutical, nutritional, personal care, biotech, and industrial markets of North America since 1972. Its success is a result of a company culture built on customer needs, along with partnerships with global manufacturers committed to the rigors and demands of the North American market. Visit www.aicma.com.