Food Technology Magazine: Maintaining Healthy Microbiomes

Maintaining Healthy Microbiomes FOOD TECHNOLOGY MAGAZINE |January 1, 2020 Microbiome is a growing buzzword in various industries. An ad for Dove Moisturizing Bodywash, for example, says that it “respects skin’s microbiome” and is “microbiome gentle.” In the food industry and nutrition world, the gut microbiome is a hot topic. “There’s clearly growing interest in microbiome health,” observes […]

Comet Bio Achieves Self-Affirmed GRAS Status for PREbiotic Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, Arrabina

BevNet November 13, 2019 Link to story SCHAUMBURG, Ill.— Comet Bio, a manufacturer of award-winning healthy and sustainable ingredients for the food and beverage industries, announced it achieved self-affirmed GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) status for its PREbiotic dietary fiber Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, trademarked as Arrabina. Comet Bio, with assistance from dicentra, a leading […]

Comet Bio Self-Affirms GRAS Status of Prebiotic Plant Fiber

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Nutritional Outlook November 12, 2019 Link to story Comet Bio, a manufacturer of healthy and sustainable ingredients, has achieved self-affirmed GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) status for its PREbiotic dietary fiber Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, trademarked as Arrabina. Comet Bio, with assistance from dicentra, a leading contract research organization (CRO), engaged experts to gather and […]

Comet Bio launches upcycled prebiotic fiber

Arabinoxylan

Nutritional Outlook Sebastian Krawiec November 7, 2019 Link to story Comet Bio (Schaumburg, IL) launched its Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, a plant-based, gluten-free prebiotic dietary fiber that supports the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut and helps maintain healthy blood sugar at a level of 3 grams per serving. Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract is […]

Comet Bio Achieves Self-Affirmed GRAS Status for its PREbiotic Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, Arrabina™

Comet Bio, a manufacturer of award-winning healthy and sustainable ingredients, announced today it achieved self-affirmed GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) status for its PREbiotic dietary fiber Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, trademarked as ArrabinaTM. Comet Bio, with assistance from dicentra, a leading contract research organization (CRO) and consulting firm for food and supplement safety, compliance and […]

Comet Bio Launches Upcycled Arabinoxylan PREbiotic Dietary Fiber Ahead of SupplySide West

Schaumburg, Ill – Comet Bio, a manufacturer of award winning healthy and sustainable ingredients, announced today the launch of its Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract ahead of SupplySide West in Las Vegas. The plant-based, gluten-free PREbiotic dietary fiber promotes the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut and helps maintain healthy blood sugar levels at a […]

Comet Bio CEO to Speak at New Products Conference

Schaumburg, ILLINOIS – Rich Troyer, CEO of Comet Bio will speak at this year’s New Products Conference in Chicago on Monday, September 30 at 1:45 pm CST. The conference will highlight how companies in the food and beverage industry can re-think their business efforts, as well as showcase the latest industry trends. Troyer’s panel, “Upcycling Uncovered: […]

Comet Bio Completes Equity Financing and Opens U.S. Headquarters in Chicagoland Area

Schaumburg, ILLINOIS – Comet Bio, a manufacturer of healthy and sustainable ingredients, has closed a round of financing with its current investors. The equity funding allows the company to commercialize its flagship products, Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract and SweeterraTM syrups, both of which are made from crop leaves and stalks leftover after a farm’s harvest. Existing […]

Comet Bio Sweeterra™ Syrups Win Institute of Food Technologists 2019 Innovation Award

London, Ontario – Comet Bio, a manufacturer of healthy, sustainable and natural ingredients, today announced it has been named a winner of this year’s Institute of Food Technologists 2019 Innovation Award. The award recognizes the company’s Sweeterra™ syrups for being healthy and sustainable without compromising on performance or taste.  Sweeterra™ syrups are functionally equivalent to […]

Tests demonstrate Sweeterra™ is functionally equivalent to conventional sweeteners while also being healthier and more sustainable

Sweetener blends are higher in fiber, lower in sugar and calories, and upcycled from crop leftovers London, Ontario – Comet Bio, a manufacturer of healthy, sustainable and natural ingredients, has completed independent application tests on its Sweeterra TM line of sweeteners. The assessments included sensory evaluation, nutritional comparisons and shelf stability tests in confectionary, baked […]