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POS is in San Diego this week

Posted on Dec 10, 2014

  POS’s Rick Green is in San Diego this week at the ninth annual Pacific Rim Summit on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy. On Monday he was part of a panel of six discussing the latest in value added projects from algae. Check out Rick’s presentation on the Processing of Crude Algal Oils and Production of EPA and DHA Concentrates...

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POS Digging Deeper Into Greens

Posted on Oct 29, 2014

POS Analytical Services is proud to share some exciting news. We are now using a method that quantifies sulforaphane, a compound that is most often identified in cruciferous vegetables. Sulforaphane is known for its anticancer, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. Our new service can help ensure the quality of sulforaphane in your products. Submit Sample Form  Contact us Accolades in spades POS Analytical Lab Services was recently awarded first place in Marine Oil Fatty Acid Profile by the American Oil Chemists Society. We also received an Honourable Mention in the...

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Meet Kevin at Benefiq 2014

Posted on Sep 25, 2014

POS’s own Kevin Harmidy, M.Eng is presenting today at BENEFIQ 2014 in Quebec City. Fractionation and concentration of polyunsaturated fatty acids utilizing short-path distillation Session time: 14:30PM Session location: Exhibition Hall Kevin is a POS Bio-Sciences Process Engineer. Fluently bilingual, Kevin recently relocated to Ottawa from Saskatoon to better serve eastern clients and provide an Ottawa base of operations Kevin is now the go-to for clients and customers working with POS in Ontario, Quebec, the Atlantic Provinces and the northern United States. To contact Kevin, call our toll...

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POS talking new technology at BENEFIQ

Posted on Sep 22, 2014

The POS team is excited to be a part of the second edition of BENEFIQ, the only scientific and business gathering in Canada that’s dedicated to health ingredients in beautiful Quebec City. Our own Kevin Harmidy, M.Eng will be highlighting one of POS’s proprietary technologies – urea complexation followed by short-path distillation (SPD) as an effective means for poly-unsaturated fatty acid orientation. Commercial scale SPD is our latest technology offering and we are are excited to share it’s many applications: ● concentration of Omega 3 Fatty Acids, food flavours, aromas, and spice...

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POS is a Finalist for Exporter of the Year Award

Posted on Sep 3, 2014

For Immediate Release September 3rd, 2014   Saskatoon – POS was among the finalists for the Saskatchewan Trade and Export Partnership (STEP) Exporter of the Year Award, announced this morning. Presented in collaboration with Export Development Canada (EDC) the Exporter of the Year Award is presented to an active exporter and STEP member. The award will be handed out at the STEP Trade Conference on September 24th, 2014. 2014 step exporter of the year finalists announced “Having completed project work in over 40 different countries around the work, POS is excited to have this...

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POS Featured in AOCS Enzyme Manufacturing Overview

Posted on Aug 29, 2014

POS was featured alongside other industry stakeholders (DSM, DuPont and Novozymes) in this recent AOCS Cover Story! http://www.aocs.org/Membership/informArticleDetail.cfm?itemnumber=40589

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