ORGANIC PEA PROTEIN POWDER, 80% protein, raw
Botanical Name: Pisum sativum
Origin: Cultivated in various parts of the world and processed in China.
Qualities: This pea protein is raw, and gluten and lactose-free. It is made from whole sprouted peas and ideal for vegetarians/vegans or anyone looking for a superior quality plant-based protein. Athletes love it as it helps them recover easily after strenuous workouts. It is a highly purified, low grit powder with a smooth, mild taste and texture. It is hypoallergenic and rates well in digestibility.
Providing nine essential amino acids, pea protein has exceptional levels of the amino acids lysine and arginine. Lysine is the precursor of carnitine which converts fatty acids into energy and helps control cholesterol levels. Lysine keeps the immune system in shape and plays a vital role in collagen formation which is necessary for healthy skin and bones. Pea Protein also provides iron and beneficial phenolic compounds with antioxidant properties.
Common use: In this very convenient and versatile powder form, pea protein can be added to a variety of functional foods and beverages including fruit juices, smoothies, energy bars, salad dressings, soups, stews, and much more!
Storage: Store in a cool, dry, dark place in an airtight container. Refrigeration not required.
Safety: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using any herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications.
Disclaimer: This information is for educational purposes only and has not been evaluated by the CFIA or FDA. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This product has been packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and other potential allergens.