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It’s time to end the confusion. There are important differences in fiber supplements

Scientists confirm the five reasons why you might want to choose easy-to-find Partially Hydrolyzed Guar Gum (PHGG). By now we all know we need fiber for everything from gut health to blood sugar and weight management. And we know we’re probably not getting enough of it. Ads with celebrities chatting about their digestive systems may […]

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Clinical trial demonstrates that Sunfiber may improve risk factors in patients with metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes

Clinical trial demonstrates that Sunfiber may improve risk factors in patients with metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes Study published in the British Journal of Nutrition suggests the partially hydrolyzed guar gum fiber may be an easy way to manage some risk factors through diet America’s obesity epidemic has led to a growing number of […]

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If you’ve been diagnosed with Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes, here’s promising news you can act on today

If you’ve been diagnosed with Metabolic Syndrome and Type 2 Diabetes, here’s promising news you can act on today Study published in the British Journal of Nutrition suggests that you might be able to easily manage some of your risk factors by adding Sunfiber to your diet   If you are among the millions of […]

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FSSC22000 Certification

Taiyo’s Sunfiber® facility achieves FSSC22000 Certification

Taiyo’s Sunfiber® facility achieves FSSC22000 Certification Manufacturer of truly regulating soluble fiber is awarded the GFSI-recognized certification Taiyo’s Sunfiber® manufacturing facility in Aurangabad, India has achieved Food Safety System Certification (FSSC) 22000 certification, recognized by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), from Bureau Veritas Certification (BVC). “Taiyo’s successful FSSC Certification reaffirms its commitment to providing […]

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Research suggests that Sunfiber may benefit children who have chronic abdominal pain or IBS

New research indicates that Sunfiber helps to relieve the symptoms of chronic abdominal pain (CAP) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in children. This is great news, especially since there is no prescription drug available to treat children for CAP. Parents will also appreciate that Sunfiber is child-friendly: Unlike some remedies that need to be disguised, […]

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Health Canada approves Sunfiber® as a dietary fiber source

Canadians can now enjoy a unique, truly regulating soluble fiber that helps reduce blood glucose levels after meals Health Canada has approved Taiyo’s ingredient, Sunfiber, for use as a dietary fiber source. The approval of this fiber source was based on clearly demonstrated safety and clinical evidence that the addition of Sunfiber (Partially Hydrolyzed Guar […]

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What is Sunfiber?

Sunfiber is a galactomannan based soluble dietary fiber made from hydrolyzed guar gum. It is a versatile powder that can be easily added to a wide variety of foods, beverages and supplements. Sunfiber does not impact the flavor, color, texture, or aroma of the products to which it is added. It offers an easy way […]

What is Guar Gum?

Guar gum is a water soluble carbohydrate derived from the guar plant seed. It is used throughout the food industry for its superior thickening, gelling, emulsifying, and stabilizing properties as a result of its high viscosity.

What does Hydrolyzed mean?

Hydrolyzation is a controlled natural enzymatic process that breaks guar gum down into smaller units, greatly decreasing its viscosity and allowing the particles to dissolve more readily, while maintaining the original fiber content.