COMPANY DETAILS

Algatechnologies Ltd.

Kibbutz Ketura, D.N Hevel Eilot

8884000

Israel

 

www.algatech.com

info@algatech.com

 

Tel. +97286356425

ACTIVE CATEGORIES

Minerals and Food Supplements, Nutraceutical and Functional Food Ingredients

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Algatechnologies Ltd.

Algatechologies is a rapidly growing biotechnology company, specializing in the commercial cultivation of microalgae. Founded in 1998, Algatech is a world leader in the production and supply of AstaPure®, a premium natural astaxanthin - one of the world’s most powerful antioxidants sourced from the microalga Haematococcus pluvialis. 

Located in Israel's Arava desert – with its stable climate and high light intensity – Algatechnologies is ideally positioned to cultivate algae. The company produces astaxanthin in an innovative process, and markets its AstaPure® brand to the nutrition, food & beverages and cosmetics industries. 

Algatechnologies enjoys a global presence through a well-established marketing network of selected distributors and agents. The company's sales organization serves more than 30 countries, via an extensive network of exclusive distributors and by direct sales to multi-national customers. The company provides logistics, warehousing and lab support services, offering customers reliable supply and prompt response. 

Algatechnologies' objectives are:

To provide the highest quality of natural astaxanthin, backed by experienced technical and marketing support.

To continue developing, producing and commercializing advanced algal-based products to the fastest growing markets by utilizing proprietary algal cultivation and processing technologies. 


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Nutrition & Health News 14 August 2017

Antioxidants find new potential amid modern life’s demands

14 Aug 2017 --- Nutrition suppliers have been selling the benefits of antioxidants for some time, and the general public continues to show curiosity about their potential health and anti-aging benefits. Today, we take a look at the state of the market for antioxidants, which seem to be becoming ever more specialized and more responsive to other nutritional trends.

Business News 27 July 2017

Algatech eyes Brazil market following Anvisa approval for astaxanthin line

27 Jul 2017 --- Algatechnologies has received Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (Anvisa) approval for its all-natural astaxanthin AstaPure to be used as a food ingredient. This approval makes Algatech the first astaxanthin supplier to start marketing its clean-label astaxanthin under the AstaPure brand in Brazil. 

Business News 27 June 2017

Key Interview: Algatech Targets Synergistic Effects to Advance Microalgae Industry

27 Jun 2017 --- Interest in microalgae has surged over the past decade, and as a result, a growing number of companies have sought to develop new products and technologies to harness the myriad health benefits these unicellular species provide. And according to Algatechnologies, we have only seen the tip of the iceberg in terms of microalgae’s potential benefits and applications. 

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11 July 2013

Expansion into the Microalgae Space

In February 2013, Grovepoint, a private investment company, acquired a majority stake in US$50 million valued Algatechnologies Ltd., a leading manufacturer of natural astaxanthin (AstaPure). “Algatech is a company with a very interesting technology. We felt that we could bring this to the world with the added value niche product of astaxanthin. The fact that this company could succeed in producing this product in the worst conditions in the world, in the middle of the desert, gives us a lot of confidence in the strength of this technology and the people behind it,” says Hugai Stadler, CEO of Grovepoint.