Published September 1, 2008
Bergstrom Nutrition, Vancouver, WA, has attained GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) status for ActivMSM—a proprietary form of MSM (methylsulfonylmethane)—for food and beverage formulations. As a functional ingredient, ActivMSM is odorless, dissolves rapidly in liquids, does not affect color or clarity of beverages, and is stable at high temperatures. TandemRain Innovations will handle marketing, and will work with companies to develop ActivMSM into exclusive formulations. Bergstrom Nutrition manufactures ActivMSM in a dedicated GMP facility in the U.S.