Data Sheet Details What's to Like About Lyc-O-Mato
Posted On: 05/18/2006
Lyc-O-Mato Powder fortifies foods and beverages with the health benefits of tomato-based lycopene. A powerful antioxidant, lycopene is also thought to help prevent DNA damage, promote cardiovascular health, support prostate health and maintain healthy skin.
In terms of functionality, Lyc-O-Mato Powder is 5-8 times richer in lycopene than regular tomato powder, according to the company. This low-calorie, low-carb ingredient provides natural coloring and absorbs and holds large amounts of water. Free-flowing and easy to handle, Lyc-O-Mato Powder also improves products' resistance to syneresis.
Lyc-O-Mato Powder provides fortification opportunities for nutritional bars, dairy products, meat substitutes, soups and sauces, baked goods, fruit smoothies and snack foods. It has the following approvals and certifications: GRAS for food use, approved food coloring, certified non-GMO and certified kosher.
For more information on Lyco Red and its products, visit www.lycored.com. Based in Israel, Lyco Red's North American office is at:
333-A, Rt 46 West, Suite 230, Fairfield, NJ 07004
Tel: 877-592-6733; fax: 973-882-0323.
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