Omega 3 DHA from Schizochytrium algae proving sustainable health benefits for brain & body

Dmax® Algal oil was developed to serve those who want the benefits of Omega 3, without the use of Fish. Our algae are grown using a fermentation process, yielding an oil with a minimum of 400 mg/g of DHA. This oil is refined & winterised to appropiately fit our customers applications.

Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) is one of several omega 3 fatty acids often found in fish and highly researched for its health benefits. The awareness of how these long chain fatty acids get into fish is growing rapidly across the globe. Marine algae are the true source of DHA and these form the basis of the entire omega 3 (sea)food chain. All the way to our plates. If you are looking for the health benefits of long chain omega 3, why not go for the algae directly and leave the fish alone?

Dmax® 400 is probably the purest and freshest Algal oil on the planet. Extremely low oxidation parameters, better than EU limits on contaminants and double winterised to ensure a clear oil.

Dmax® 400 – The Origin of Omega 3


DMax® 400 is available in bulk as well as vegan soft gels. The product is fully natural, Free from allergens, GMO, fish and synthetic materials


DHA is an important building block of nerve tissues and is found in both white and grey matter. It plays a crucial role in the development of these tissues and aids in the signal transduction between nerve cells.

The European Union has adopted several regulations for DHA and long chain omega 3 fatty acids that relate to our algal oil, both for content claims as well as health claims. Furthermore DHA will become mandatory in Infant formula as per Feb 2020. If you like more information about the claims that can be made, make sure to reach out.


Though algal oil has been on the market for two decades, it’s use has been limited so far. The major use was  in infant formula and further market developed was obstructed by the patent position of a major company. This position has changed recently and has coincided with a shift in consumer demand for more vegan & sustainable products. Therefore, the market is now growing rapidly now with a clear focus on replacing fish oil in supplement and food applications.


The number of flexitarians, vegans and those who believe in making more sustainable food choices has grown rapidly. Yes, millennials are the No1 generation that is driving this change, but this has now spread to the entire population, at least in the western world. Though Amazon is not the biggest sales channel for supplements, over 3M algal oil capsules are sold monthly, rating 4 stars + for all products. The online reviews teach us that consumers or buying the algal omega 3 oil as they were looking for a vegan alternative for fish.

Will you join us and develop your vegan algal omega 3 product to grow the vegan movement?

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