Beverages and smoothies

Algae by Phycom, better planet, better health

Better beverages and smoothies

Phycom can help you develop beverages and smoothies containing microalgae. Microalgae are natural, sustainable ingredients with health benefits and nutritional and functional properties. The algae lend a beautiful, natural green or yellow colour to beverages and smoothies. Algae are also a source of protein, fatty acids, antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and fibres. Phycom microalgae have consistent quality and superior purity


Benefits of microalgae in beverages, sports drinks and smoothies

  • Antioxidants: source of vitamins and carotenoids.
  • Essential nutrients: fatty acids, fibre and a vegan protein content of 40%.
  • Taste and Colour: gives a pleasant “umami” flavour and depending on the algae species a beautiful, natural green colour.

Applicable products for beverages and smoothies

Algae paste

  • Packaging 1m3 IBC, up to 800 kg per IBC
  • Maximum shelf life 24 hours
  • Easily soluble
  • Ideal for direct use in energy shots or boosters

Algae pellets (IQF)

  • Packaging 10 kg in bag-in-box, up to 640 kg per pallet
  • Maximum shelf life 2 years
  • Highly soluble once thawed
  • Ideal for energy shots or boosters

Algae flakes

  • Packaging 15 kg in bag-in-box, up to 750 kg per pallet
  • Maximum shelf life 2 years
  • Brittle flakes of different sizes
  • Suitable for food and feed use

Algae powder

  • Packaging 25 kg per bag, up to 1 tonne per pallet
  • Maximum shelf life 2 years
  • Fine powder, easily mixed

Discover the possibilities for your product

Want to know what Phycom can do for your product? Phycom will gladly use its expertise to help you identify innovative product applications involving microalgae.


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