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What is Total Fatty Acids Analysis?


This service is all about analyzing the types and amounts of fatty acids in a product. Fatty acids are important components that make up oils and fats and play significant roles in nutrition and health. Understanding what fatty acids are in your product can help ensure its quality and health benefits.


Why is it Important for Supplement Companies?

If you own a supplement company, knowing the fatty acid profile of your products is crucial for several reasons:

  • Quality Control: Ensures that your product meets the required regulatory standards and proves batch-to-batch consistency.
  • Health Claims: Accurate fatty acid analysis can back up health claims you make about your product.
  • Research and Development: Develop new products or improve existing ones.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensures that your products meet regulatory requirements regarding nutritional content.


Techniques Used

The service uses Gas Chromatography to identify and quantify the composition of fatty acids present in a sample with high precision and accuracy.

The analysis  includes:

  • Identification: It detects different types of fatty acids in your supplement, such as omega-3 and omega-6, as well as saturated and unsaturated fatty acids.
  • Quantitative Analysis: Measures how much of each fatty acid is present.
  • Quality Control: Assesses the quality and purity of the fatty acids in your supplements.


How Can This Benefit Your Business?

  • Enhancing Product Reputation: By ensuring high quality and compliance with health claims.
  • Competitive Advantage: Differentiating your products based on their scientifically verified nutritional content.
  • Customer Trust: Building trust with consumers through transparency and quality assurance.