What is ORAC Europe?
ORAC Europe BV is an independent life-science company dedicated to the reliable determination of antioxidant capacity of food and beverages, their ingredients, additives, half fabricates, and concentrates, as well as nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, and cosmetic products.
ORAC is the abbreviation of Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity and the ORAC-test provides information on the ability of a sample to neutralize harmful free radicals in the human body.
ORAC Europe has its roots in the highly regarded scientific settings of Utrecht University in The Netherlands. Fully science-driven, specialized and dedicated to the research and analysis of antioxidants, ORAC Europe wants to contribute to the further unraveling of the complex mechanisms of action and the specific effects of antioxidants in the human body. To accomplish this goal, ORAC Europe uses state-of-the-art equipment and scientifically validated well-defined protocols. Combined with the unique expertise present within ORAC Europe, this creates a unique and ambitious company aiming to serve a vast and strongly expanding European market.