The company also provides technical support and formulation assistance to help customers optimise their gummy and other formulations
Nutritional ingredient specialist Innophos has released its latest whitepaper, demonstrating the benefits of utilising Chelamax Chelated Magnesium Citrate in the formulation of pectin-based gummy supplements.
Gummies are a popular delivery form for dietary supplements, vitamins, and other nutraceuticals. However, gummy production can be challenging due to the complex interactions between the ingredients.
With consumer interest in magnesium at all-time highs, dietary supplement manufacturers are focusing on magnesium citrate because it is known for its solubility, bioavailability, and low reactivity, making it an ideal ingredient for gummy production. Yet, manufacturers struggle to make magnesium gummies that are set properly, have an appealing texture, and have higher magnesium loads,
Magnesium gummies made with Chelamax Magnesium Citrate also improve the texture and sensory experience of gummies, making them more appealing to consumers
In a new study, Innophos evaluated the effect of three different USP sources of magnesium citrate compounds on the texture and stability of pectin-based gummies. The study shows significant advantages of Chelamax Magnesium Citrate vs. the alternatives. Specifically, pectin gummies made with Chelamax Magnesium Citrate exhibit:
“This study provides scientific evidence supporting the superior performance of Chelamax Magnesium Citrate,” said Karen Winkowski, PhD, VP of Technology at Innophos. “Magnesium gummies made with Chelamax Magnesium Citrate also improve the texture and sensory experience of gummies, making them more appealing to consumers.”
Innophos offers a broad range of proven chelated minerals under the Chelamax brand, including powder and granular forms. The company also provides technical support and formulation assistance to help customers optimise their gummy and other formulations. Innophos is committed to providing the highest quality, science-backed products, and raising the bar in the nutrition industry in terms of validation, transparency, and application development.