Crocin & Saffron News

Here you can find the most recent news about our product developments and crocin/saffron related research publications. 


Our Product News

Sept. 2022: Increased daily usage of Crocin Rich®, a natural and only water-soluble carotenoid crocin, was given "No Objections" by the FDA as a new dietary ingredient (NDI).

Nov. 2020: A US Patent was issued for our product.

Jan. 2017: Published “A Perspective on Crocus sativus L. (Saffron) Constituent Crocin: A Potent Water-Soluble Antioxidant ...” J. Agric. Food Chem. 2017, 65, 1005−1020.

Mar. 2016: FDA issued Certificate of Free Sale for Products: CROCIN RICH, CROCIN RICH II and CROCIN RICH plus.

Dec. 2015: US patent 9,211,298 was issued for our product.

Sep. 2015: FDA reviewed and granted (NO Objection) to Crocin Rich®, the purified natural crocin ingredient, as a new dietary ingredient (NDI) for product application. Crocin is the only water-soluble carotenoid in nature.

Crocin and Saffron Research Publications

3/2022 Crocin as a vision supplement. Clinical and Experimental Optometry, DOI: 10.1080/08164622.2022.2039554

Hundreds of recently published clinical and preclinical studies of crocin/saffron on eye health, memory, congitive health, mood, sleep quality, quality of life, etc. in the peer-reviewed scientific and medical journals can be found by searching Google Scholar