08/Feb/17

PHYTOSTEROLS BIOTRANSFORMATION


Vitae Naturals invests in a new project to add value to one of its product ranges (Vitasterol®), in order to develop a new line of business that allows diversification to new sectors such as the pharmacist.

04/Nov/16

VITAMIN E DERIVATIVE IMPROVES DARK CIRCLES

Showa Denko (SDK), a leading manufacturer and marketer of chemical products, has found an ingredient that looks set to boost the cosmetics industry through improving the visibility and appearance of dark circles around the eyes.
Sodium d-alpha-tocopheryl phospate (TPNa) is a water-soluble vitamin E derivative that contains a unique chemical...

21/Oct/16

VITAE NATURALS AT HI EUROPE 2016

One more year Vitae Naturals will be exhibiting at Hi Europe 2016, the leading global event for supplements, nutraceuticals and functional food & beverages solutions. It will be held in Frankfurt, Germany on 29 Nomvember - 1 December. We will welcome you in our stand nr. J1.

31/Aug/16

FERMENTED SOYMILK ISOFLAVONES COULD CUT UV DAMAGE

Consuming fermented soymilk products may help protect against ultraviolet radiation damage by increasing the number of isoflavone compounds in the body.

Researchers from the Yakult Central Institute in Japan tested female hairless mice, feeding groups of six soymilk (SM) or fermented soymilk (FSM), with additional untreated and control...

14/Jun/16

Lutein shows brain health promise beyond "Alzheimer´s of the eye"

Eye health nutrient lutein may be even more important for brain function, a congress has heard.

Latest research is showing the carotenoid, and others like zeaxanthin, have an important role to play in conjunction with omega-3 fatty acids like DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) in congnition, and may even have something to say...

29/Mar/16

Multivitamins can safely improve nutrient supply and overcome problems of inadequacy

A daily multivitamin/mineral supplement can help fill nutrient shortfalls "without concern for its long-term safety", says a new review paper from Germany.

The review of randomized, controlled studies that supplemented with least nine vitamins and three minerals at 100% of the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) concluded that "MVM (...

28/Mar/16

VITAE NATURALS RSPO CERTIFICATION

As a sociable responsible company, Vitae Naturals has been committed to use palm derived ingredients from sustainable sources. This is why VN has recently obtained an RSPO certification.

08/Mar/16

Safety assessment of the substance a-tocoferol acetate for use in food contact materials. EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids (CEF)

This scientific opinion of the EFSA Panel on food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids (CEF) deals with the safety assessment of a-tocopherol acetate, CAS Nos 7695-91-2 and 58-95-7, and FCM No 1055, as an antioxidant for its use in polyolefins intendedd for contact with all food types under any time and temperature conditions...

03/Mar/16

Fortifying breast milk: How to get more vitamin E to preterm babies

Supplementing mothers with æ-tocopherol may help increase vitamin E intakes for premature breastfeeding babies vulnerable to deficiency, Brazilian research has suggested.

"Our results provide evidence of the importance of maternal supplementation with vitamin E, especifally in women with preterm births, in increasing breast milk æ-...

03/Mar/16

Vitae Naturals, a pleno rendimiento con su planta de encapsulados

La anunciada planta de microencapsulación de vitamina E y fitoesteroles de Vitae Naturals, ha comenzado a trabajar plenamente. Tecnifood ha acudido a la sede de la compañía en Talavera de la Reina para conocer estas instalaciones y su funcionamiento, de las que ofreceremos más detalles en el reportaje de nuestro próximo número....