Consumers report immune health is among their top motivators for using dietary supplements. Algal-derived ingredients are also becoming increasingly popular for their nutritional advantages, as well as benefits in sustainability. This White Paper by Kemin examines the company’s BetaVia ingredients, BetaVia Complete and BetaVia Pure, which feature Euglena gracilis, a freshwater algal source of beta-glucan.
- Kemin uses a proprietary fermentation process with its Euglena gracilis, yielding higher beta-glucan content.
- BetaVia is suitable for dietary supplements, as well as functional food and beverage applications.
- From 2015 to 2020, the U.S. functional F&B market is showing a CAGR of 13.9 percent.