Posts tagged with ‘astaxanthin’

  • SGP forms subsidiary, ISG Health, to market algae based nutraceutical products

    International Sustainability Group, Inc. announced the formation of a wholly owned subsidiary, ISG Health to commercialize natural health products. ISG Health is developing a complete line of algae-based nutraceutical products.  These products are designed to support health through a formulation of nature’s minerals, proteins, antioxidants, vitamins and omegas for the health and wellness market.  It is well known that these natural ingredients help with […]

    Algatechnologies (“Algatech”), Israel, announces a more than 100% expansion of its production capacity of AstaPure® brand natural astaxanthin. This doubling of capacity follows an investment of $20 million in its state-of-the-art facility in the Arava Desert, Israel. This significant step is only part of the transformation by Algatech’ new owners, Grovepoint, since the UK investment group acquired control of Algatech in […]
  • Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association formed by Three Leading Astaxanthin Producers

    Natural Algae Astaxanthin manufacturers Fuji Chemical Industry Co Ltd. (AstaREAL®), Algatechnologies Ltd. (AstaPure®), and Cyanotech Corporation, (BioAstin®), announce that they will form the “Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association” (NAXA), a trade organization dedicated to educating the public and dietary supplement industry about the health benefits of Natural Astaxanthin and the major differences between sources. These three founding members will welcome other […]
  • Supreme Biotechnologies launches new joint care product based on Astaxanthin and Omega-3

    Supreme Biotechnologies, producers of AstaSupreme Astaxanthin, have launched a unique formula which combines Astaxanthin, Curcumin and Omega 3. Supreme Biotechnologies CEO Tony Dowd says the new product is designed specifically to target inflammation in sore joints and tendons, by combining three ingredients that have been clinically validated as natural anti-inflammatory agents. “Many people suffering from painful inflamed joints often take […]
  • Cyanotech Reports Financial Results

    Cyanotech Corporation, a world leader in microalgae-based, high-value nutrition and health products, including BioAstin® Natural Astaxanthin and Hawaiian Spirulina Pacifica®, has announced financial results for the second quarter and first six months of fiscal year 2013, ended September 30, 2012. Second Quarter 2013 For the second quarter of fiscal 2013 compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2012, revenues were […]
  • Cyanotech completes $5.5M loan to support growth

    Cyanotech Corp., a world leader in microalgae-based, high-value nutrition and health products, has completed a long-term loan agreement with Pacific Rim Bank in Honolulu, Hawaii, providing for $5,500,000 in aggregate credit facilities. The loan proceeds will be used to finance capital improvements, which include new equipment to be used in the processing of its natural astaxanthin and the addition of […]
  • SEE ALGAE Technology GmbH Announces Sale of Algae Farm to Brazil’s Grupo JB

    SEE ALGAE Technology GmbH (“SAT” or the “Company”), a leading developer of infrastructure for the commercial production of high-quality algae, announced today that it had signed an agreement to supply and install a 1 hectare “dual-use” algae production plant for Recife, Brazil-based Grupo JB (“JB”), one of the leading bioethanol producers in Brazil. Once operational, this farm will primarily be utilized to […]
  • International Algae Competition Winners Announced

    Robert Henrikson and Mark Edwards announced seven prize winners of the International Algae Competition at a special event on April 12 at the Algae Technology Platform Conference in San Diego, CA. Juror scoring was very close. There were ties for first place prizes. Beyond these prizes, competition winners, finalists and many entries will be recognized in upcoming media news releases, articles, […]
  • Health Enhancement Products, Inc. Expands Intellectual Property Development Effort With Preeminent Research Scientist and Patent Counsel

    Arizona-based algae producer Health Enhancement Products (OTCBB: HEPI) has engaged preeminent research scientist Dr. William Gerwick, Distinguished Professor of Oceanography and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the Center for Marine Biotechnology and Biomedicine, Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences located in the La Jolla campus of the University of California at San Diego. Dr. Gerwick’s current […]
  • Algatechnologies introduces Astaxanthin Water Soluble Emulsion

    Algatechnologies, Israel, the leading manufacturer of natural astaxanthin, has developed a 2% natural astaxanthin in a unique liquid-emulsion format under the AstaPure™ brand name. Natural astaxanthin is a lipid-soluble ingredient and can usually used in oil-based formulations. However, due to its extremely powerful antioxidant properties, there is a high demand in the market for a water soluble form that can […]