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Ingredient helps promote heart health

Frutarom has launched an ingredient made from olive leaf extract

North Bergen, N.J. – Frutarom USA has launched Benolea, an ingredient that can support cardiovascular health.

Benolea is made from an olive leaf extract produced with the patented Hyperpure technology.

The company says Benolea has blood-pressure lowering capacity, which exerts a positive influence on blood lipids and helps manage blood-sugar levels.

Benolea can also act as an antioxidant and can protect blood vessels against cellular damage caused by free radicals.

The company says that in reducing these risk factors for cardiovascular diseases the ingredient supports heart health.