Pumpkin seeds and their oil are a rich source of essential fatty acids. The four dominant fatty acids are Palmitic, Stearic, Oleic, and linoleic acid. Analysis of the powerful pigments found in pumpkin seed oil reveals a number of carotenoids – the main components being beta carotene and lutein. In addition other carotenoids present include – violaxanthin, luteoxanthin, auroxanthin, flavoxanthin, chrysanthemaxanthin, alpha-cryptoxanthin, beta-cryptoxanthin and alpha-carotene.
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These products are certified to meet the Soil Association’s exacting standards for organic food and farming and are organically-grown avoiding the use of chemical sprays or artificial fertilisers. Organic farming is kinder to the environment, better for you and supports smaller growers.
VIRIDIAN PURITY: Cold Pressed, Solvent Free, Nitrogen Flushed during manufacture and packaging, 100% Active ingredients. This vegan product is free from gluten, wheat, lactose, added sugar, salt, yeast, preservatives or artificial colourings. Non-irradiated. Against animal testing