Neil Mermelstein

Neil H. Mermelstein

Food and beverage companies are touting the presence of antioxidants in their products in response to consumer interest in the potential health benefits of antioxidants in the diet.

For example, Lipton teas carry a logo, "AOX, Naturally Protective Antioxidants," POM Wonderful pomegranate juice says it’s "the real Antioxidant Superpower™," and Hershey’s Nuggets Special Dark Mildly Sweet Chocolate bears a logo stating "Natural Source of Flavonol Antioxidants."

A variety of in-vitro chemical methods …

Premium Content
You've reached your monthly limit of free articles.
Access Food Technology
Log in Subscribe

About the Author

IFT Fellow
Editor Emeritus of Food Technology
[email protected]
Neil Mermelstein