OmniActive Sponsors UNPA Webinar on Expanding Market Opportunities with Macular Carotenoids
Morristown, N.J., Feb. 15, 2017 OmniActive Health Technologies will sponsor the highly anticipated UNPA live webinar “The New Consumer for Macular Carotenoids—Expanding Market Opportunities” on Thursday, Feb. 23rd at 1:00 p.m. EST.
During the session, leading expert in market and industry trends for dietary supplements, Christopher Shanahan, MS, Global Program Manager, Frost & Sullivan, will discuss market opportunities for macular carotenoids with clear, tangible benefits for a new consumer demographic. In addition, two premiere researchers in macular carotenoids research, John T. Landrum, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida International University (FIU) and James M. Stringham, PhD, Research Scientist at The University of Georgia, and Laboratory Supervisor, Dept. of Physiology and Pharmacology will share insights into the clear and significant structure/function benefits that lutein and zeaxanthin isomers have for the eyes. They will also share new science supporting the emerging role of macular carotenoids as a true wellness solution across all age groups.
“We welcome the opportunity to work with the UNPA on furthering awareness to their members on the importance of macular carotenoids for eye health,” said Lynda M. Doyle, Sr. VP, OmniActive Health Technologies.
The United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA) is an international trade association representing many leading natural products, dietary supplement, functional food, and scientific and technology and related service companies that share a commitment to provide consumers with natural health products of superior quality, benefit and reliability. Founded in Utah in 1991, UNPA was instrumental in the passage of the 1994 Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) and continues to take a leadership position in legislative and regulatory issues and industry best practices. Visit www.unpa.com.
About OmniActive Health Technologies, Inc.:
OmniActive Health Technologies (www.omniactives.com) offers a range of quality ingredients that are innovative and scientifically validated to address complex challenges for customers in the dietary supplement, food and beverage space using technology-driven, sustainable solutions with application support within a global regulatory framework. OmniActive’s core products include carotenoids, plant extracts and specialty functional ingredients. The company develops IP-protected, science-backed branded ingredients from natural sources using cutting edge technologies. OmniActive leverages international R&D strengths to deploy an array of state of the art manufacturing technologies in extraction, purification, isolation and delivery of nutritional actives. Clinical research geared towards demonstrating efficacy and claim substantiation is the cornerstone of OmniActive’s R&D activities. The company’s centers of excellence are located in North America and India, whereas its cGMP and HACCP system-compliant manufacturing operations are located at multiple FDA inspected sites in India. Whether looking for a new ingredient to add to a finished product, or technology to enhance an existing ingredient, OmniActive delivers unmatched innovation.