OmniActive’s Subsidiary OmniKan Presented Award For Uplifting Rural Farmers Through Use Of Technology
Morristown, N.J., – OmniActive Health Technologies’ subsidiary OmniKan Earth Science, Pvt., Ltd., was just notified that they have been honored with the Rural Innovation Award from Sahaj e-Village Ltd., for their previous year’s work in deploying technology and software to support and uplift farmers. The award is given to companies in recognition of their innovation ideas that have made a sustained impact on the quality of lives and contributed to the development of people, society or industry in rural parts of India through technology.
“OmniKan has further solidified OmniActive’s position as a reliable and quality source of lutein from marigold for human consumption made under food-grade standards through a vertically integrated process,” said Sanjaya Mariwala, Managing Director of OmniActive Health Technologies. “While doing so, it has also allowed us to realize our vision of operating with social stewardship and sustainability for the betterment of the environment and future generations.”
Since its official inception in February 2012, OmniKan Earth Sciences’ operations not only facilitated the production of premium lutein using high quality marigold flowers for the human nutrition industry, but also benefited the lives of more than 10,000 local farmers and over 30,000 agricultural workers.
About OmniActive Health Technologies:
OmniActive Health Technologies offers a range of quality ingredients, which are innovative and scientifically validated for dietary supplementation, nutritional fortification, functional food/beverage, coloring, flavor enhancement and personal care applications. The company addresses complex challenges for customers in the dietary supplement, food and beverage space using technology-driven, sustainable solution with application support within a global regulatory framework. Whether looking for a new ingredient to add to a finished product, or technology to enhance an existing ingredient, find unmatched innovation at OmniActive.
Core products include carotenoids, plant extracts and specialty functional ingredients. OmniActive leverages international R&D strengths to deploy an array of state of the art manufacturing technologies in extraction, purification, isolation and delivery of nutritional actives. The company’s manufacturing operations are located at multiple sites in India and are cGMP and HACCP system compliant.