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Taiyo’s Suntheanine Receives Non-GMO Project Verification

Taiyo is proud to announce that its patented, 100 percent pure L-isomer-theanine, has been Non-GMO Project Verified. This Non-GMO Project Verification validates Suntheanine’s quality and its compliance with rigorous best practices for GMO avoidance, including segregation and traceability to prevent contamination. “There is a significant and growing consumer demand for non-GMO ingredients. Taiyo is proud to achieve Non-GMO Project Verification because this is North America’s most trusted... Read more

Gemini Pharmaceuticals Expands Capabilities to Offer Clients Non-GMO Project Verified Products

Gemini Pharmaceuticals, a 30+-year-old contract manufacturer of dietary supplements and OTC pharmaceuticals, announced today it has participated as the Handler in the verification of a client’s product to the standard established by the Non-GMO Project. The certification was provided by NSF International as the Technical Administrator for the Non-GMO Project. “This is affirmation by the leading organizations that we provide non-GMO products to the market, and verifies that both our supply... Read more

Non-GMO Project Verified Seal Receives Highest Ranking for Meaningfulness from Consumer Reports

In April 2017, Greener Choices, the Food Safety and Sustainability Center at Consumer Reports, released a comprehensive assessment of the Non-GMO Project Verified Seal. Greener Choices works for sweeping, systemic change in the food system. At the core of their work is the belief that there is a clear intersection between how food is produced and public health. Greener Choices categorizes the Non-GMO Project Verified seal as, “a highly meaningful label for consumers wishing to avoid GMOs in... Read more

NZMP Launches its First Ingredients in North America to Meet the Non-GMO Project Standard

NZMP, Fonterra’s global dairy ingredients brand, has launched a range of dairy ingredients to help North American food and beverage manufacturers address consumer demand for food without genetically modified ingredients and information about where their food comes from. The new NZMP ingredient range meets the Non-GMO Project Standard, North America’s most trusted and recognized seal in non-GMO products. Manufacturers can use a range of NZMP ingredients for their own Non-GMO Project Standa... Read more

Truly Grass Fed™Announces Non-GMO Project Verification

Truly Grass Fed™ is a premium range of dairy ingredients from Glanbia designed for customers and consumers who are looking for the best natural choice for their brands and food products. We are on a mission to prove our natural dairy credentials by leading the journey to third party grass-fed certification. A core element of the Truly Grass Fed™ offer is non-GMO and we’re now delighted to announce that the products offered under our Truly Grass Fed™ range have been verified by the Non-GM... Read more

Captain Drake LLC, Leading Supplier of Non-GMO Ingredients, Releases Non-GMO Project Verified Malic Acid

As demand for non-GMO food increases and companies look to suppliers for answers, Captain Drake LLC delivers with its achievement of Non-GMO Project Verification for an essential food ingredient. Captain Drake LLC now supplies commercially available Non-GMO Project Verified malic acid. The new addition to its already extensive list of Non-GMO Project Verified ingredients results from the company’s commitment to help food and beverage manufacturers appease growing consumer demand for non-GMO f... Read more

Shank’s Extracts Receives Non-GMO Project Verification for Two-Fold Madagascan Pure Vanilla Extract

Shank’s Extracts, a specialty supplier of natural flavoring components to ice cream, baking and beverage producers, received Non-GMO Project Verification for their Two-Fold Madagascan Pure Vanilla Extract. The Non-GMO Project is a mission-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to building and protecting a non-GMO food supply. Today, Non-GMO Project Verified remains the market leader for GMO avoidance and one of the fastest growing labels in the retail sector. “Shank’s Extracts is co... Read more

Non-GMO Project responds to new IGEN Program for non-GMO labeling

NutraSource Diagnostics’ program for vitamins and supplements could mislead consumers On Monday, NutraSource Diagnostics announced a new non-GMO labeling program for vitamins and supplements. Based on testing of finished products and ingredients, the program, called IGEN, has three tiers. In the absence of a published standard the technical details are vague, but the information available seems to suggest that the IGEN Program has critical shortcomings and could potentially mislead consumer... Read more

Country Natural Beef Rancher Families Announce the Launch of Oregon Country Beef: Pacific Northwest Non-GMO Project Verified Beef

Country Natural Beef cooperative ranchers are excited to announce the launch of our Oregon Country Beef product line. Our Oregon Country Beef is fully Non-GMO Project Verified from birth. This new attribute builds upon our existing high standards: raised on family ranches belonging to our Pacific Northwest centered cooperative, a focus on environmental stewardship through our GrazeWell standards, and animal welfare standards that follow Global Animal Partnership and RaiseWell standards. ... Read more

Zellee Organic Receives Non-GMO Project Verification

Zellee Organic, a Maui-based company, announced today that its organic vegan fruit gel snacks have received non-GMO certification from the Non-GMO Project. Zellee Organic is revolutionizing the “gelatin snack” category with its line of vegan fruit gels made without gelatin, added sugar, or any of the artificial ingredients found in traditional gelatin desserts.  The Non-GMO Project verification reinforces Zellee’s commitment to clean ingredients and complements its organic, vegan, and ... Read more