Stepan Lipid Nutrition ingredients are used in a variety of beverage applications, from dairy to juices. Our ingredients will either support a functional property such as a carrier for flavors, or nutritionally as a weight management product found in sports nutrition drinks. Many of our formulations are supported by our internal taste panel to ensure our products meet the quality and taste properties required.
Many beverage formulations have been developed in-house to assist our clients. Our team is available to support you in beverage applications using our ingredients below.
Stepan Products for Beverages
NEOBEE® Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCTs) unique physical properties enable them to solubilize flavors, colors and bio-actives, and act as a beverage clouding and weighting agent. Main applications are in infant formula, flavor carriers and weight management, including sports nutrition solutions. MCTs were originally developed in the 1950s to treat patients with malabsorption due to their metabolic function. Their usage has grown into many beverage applications for both their functional and nutritional value. MCTs are naturally derived healthy fats, readily absorbed, low-calorie and non-trans fat.
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Clarinol®is a patent-protected Conjugated Linoleic Acid (CLA), which is used as a dietary supplement markets to reduce body fat and increase lean body mass. Numerous clinical studies have been driving growth in markets for Clarinol® CLA.
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Marinol® naturally concentrated Omega-3 triglycerides are used in clinical and infant nutrition products to promote cardiovascular and neurological health. Worldwide food approval has enabled this category to continue its growth. Formulations into dairy, yogurt and juices are growing.
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PinnoThin®, derived from a specific Korean pine nut, functions as a weight management ingredient for satiety effects.
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