Botanical powders are among the most commonly used natural botanical ingredients in dietary supplements. Due to a lack of dispersibility, professionals are sometimes reluctant to use these powders, which are obtained by grinding dry plant-derived raw material.
Maxime Angelucci, CEO at Natural Origins, explains how the Optifine botanical powder product range can help solve this problem.
What needs to be checked prior to choosing a botanical powder?
the quality of the raw material: richness in active components and absence of contaminants
compliance with grinding, pasteurisation and decontamination stages
What are the advantages of a botanical powder?
Choosing a botanical powder for the formulation of a product enables preserving the plant totum in addition to nutritive elements such as minerals and fibres. The ecological footprint of botanical powder is reduced since no solvents are used and the transformation process in energy efficient.
The Optifine botanical powders product range used to improve dispersibility
Natural Origins proposes an array of botanical powders for the formulation of your products. The Optifine product range offers optimised particle distribution in view of improving dispersibility in liquid formulations.
Based on this advantage, Optifine botanical powders can be used in the formulation of syrups, vials and smoothies.
Download our free ebook on botanical powders and find out how this ingredient can be used in your formulations!