Program Eligibility and Requirements


    Company must be a dietary supplements consumer products manufacturer, or a dietary supplements contract manufacturer, or a food or beverage manufacturer, or personal products manufacturer currently using or ready to use natural astaxanthin as an ingredient in one or more of its products. This program is in effect and valid through June 29, 2018.

    Solasta® Sample Size.

    Solix Algredients will provide a one-time sample of Solasta® Astaxanthin oleoresin up to a quantity of 10 grams.

    Analytical Testing Requirements.

    Natural astaxanthin from Haematococcus pluvialis (microalgae) shall be tested per the USP-FCC Monograph for “Astaxanthin esters from Haematococcus pluvialis.” Testing variables are astaxanthin content, heavy metals and pheophorbide. Company must provide Solix Algredients with a copy of all test reports, testing protocol verification, and laboratory name and location.

    Analytical Testing Credit.

    Solix Algredients will credit customer’s astaxanthin testing expenses up to a maximum value of $500. The credit will be applied to the customer’s first order of Solasta® Astaxanthin. The minimum customer order required to receive a testing credit is 10 kg.

    Solix Algredients Charity Donation.

    • Solix Algredients will make a $200 donation to the United Service Organizations (USO) for every customer that completes the Solasta® Astaxanthin USP Challenge, including analytical testing requirements, during the period from April 2 through June 29, 2018. The USO is a philanthropic organization that “strengthens America’s military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation.”

    • In the event that Solasta® Astaxanthin oleoresin does not meet the USP specification for natural astaxanthin from Haematococcus pluvialis per the USP-FCC Monograph as detailed above, Solix Algredients will reimburse customer’s cost of testing up to a one-time total value of $500. Solix Algredients will also make a $250 donation to the United Service Organizations (USO) in the name of the customer.”

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    Solasta® Astaxanthin USP Challenge


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