GRINDSTED® MCT are commonly used in sports nutrition and dietary supplements where there is a need for an easily absorbed, rapidly available energy source.

The tight fatty acid specification and low heavy metal content make GRINDSTED® MCT ideal for formulations with highly specific nutritional parameters.

Key benefits

  • Neutral in smell and taste
  • Clear and colorless
  • Rapidly metabolized fatty acids
  • Low heavy metal content

Functional benefit by application

Application Benefit
Sports nutrition Rapidly available, easily absorbed energy during sports or exercise regimes. More kilojoule-dense than carbohydrates. Ideal for building muscles while reducing fat
Infant and grow-up nutrition Well tolerated by infants and easily digested. Well tolerated and easily digested. Concentrated source of energy with rapid uptake and utilization. Opportunity to promote weight gain when food intake is low
Clinical nutrition Easier to digest than other fats for those with malabsorption problems. Dense energy source for people with low food intake. More energy dense than carbohydrates or protein. Good for ketogenic diets
Weight management nutrition Lower calorie content than other fats. Not stored as fat in the body

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