Sabinsa Corporation, founded in 1988, is a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts, cosmeceuticals, minerals and specialty fine chemicals. Sabinsa's mission is to provide alternative and complementary natural products for human nutrition and well-being. Concurrently, a responsible biotechnology based research, manufacturing and marketing company supplying the finest raw materials to provide innovative solutions to the dietary supplement, cosmetic, specialty chemical and pharmaceutical industries. Sabinsa has brought to market more than 100 standardized botanical extracts and privately funded several clinical studies in conjunction with prestigious institutions in support of these products. Sabinsa's specialized services include custom product development, technical support and testing lab facilities, assistance in clinical evaluation and protocol implementation. Its present operations have grown to employ 1000 people worldwide in ten manufacturing, R&D and/or distribution facilities across seven countries. Additionally, botanical cultivation efforts undertaken by the organization now total nearly 40,000 acres to ensure sustainable supplies on its key products. All products intended for human consumption are certified Kosher with some many Halal certified. Presently Sabinsa owns over 45 USA and international patents. The company is also a two-time recipient of the prestigious Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award, and four-time recipient of the NBJ Summit Awards.