Ocean Nutrition Canada - case study

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Courtesy of POS Bio-Sciences

Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd. (ONC) is the world’s largest supplier of Omega-3 EPA/DHA ingredients to the dietary supplement and food manufacturing markets. ONC began working with POS Bio-Sciences (POS) in 2006 to enhance the quality characteristics of ONC’s marine oil products. Recent projects have focused on enhancing stability and sensory traits by increasing the oxidative stability in ONC’s finished products. This work has enhanced taste and increased shelf-life stability by up to as much as 24 months.

Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd. (ONC) is the world’s largest supplier of Omega-3 EPA/ DHA ingredients to the dietary supplement and food manufacturing markets. ONC began working with POS Bio-Sciences (POS) in 2006 to enhance the quality characteristics of ONC’s marine oil products.

Recent ONC projects undertaken by POS have focused on enhancing stability and sensory traits by increasing the oxidative stability in ONC’s finished products. This research has enhanced taste and increased shelf-life stability by up to as much as 24 months.

Dr. Jaroslav Kralovec, Director of Research at ONC says, “We appreciated that POS is an R&D institution that is well-known and respected by companies in Canada, the US and throughout the world. My personal experience with POS goes back many years, and I have found them to be responsive to our needs. When you give them a job, you can be confident that it will be done well.”

ONC was established in 1997 and has grown to be a leading solutions provider headquartered in Nova Scotia, Canada. The Canadian company has the largest privately-owned marine research and development centre in North America. ONC’s major shareholder is Clearwater Fine Foods Incorporated (owner of the world’s largest integrated shellfish harvester and processor).

ONC’s MEG-3® branded ingredients offer high quality, odour-free, tasteless Omega- 3 EPA/DHA from fish oil. By using clean, reliable, sustainable resources, ONC provides customers with a competitive edge in the rapidly growing Omega-3 market and the best source of Omega-3 EPA/DHA. ONC customers also enjoy specialized services from critical technical and regulatory support to innovative R&D and global marketing support.

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