Originally discovered in South American and Africa, spirulina is a micro algae that grows in a pollution free, tropical climate which has been used as a dietary supplement since the 1970′s.Our Spirulina powder is 100% certified organic. It is packed with hundreds of vitamins, minerals, trace elements and amino acids but it’s high quality vegetable protein content is what it’s most celebrated for with 3g of protein per serve – that’s 66% protein! Its blue green colour is thanks to phycocyanin which is a biliprotein which has immune boosting and anti-bacterial properties. A popular ingredient in green juices and smoothies, it can be enjoyed daily for general health and vitality. No sugar or anything else is added.
Simply add 1 teaspoon of the powder to your favourite juice, smoothie, with water or even add to salad dressings, soups or sprinkled on meals.
The algae is grown in water sources directly onsite from natural sweet water aquifers found 600 metres underground and below the water table. It is harvested, thoroughly washed to remove any impurities,dried then ground to a powder.
Certification: Australian Certified Organic-ACO