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Supporting children’s education through baobab

Why do we go on and on about baobab? Baobab, Unrooted’s “super-fruit” is harvested from the baobab tree and is present in all our products for that extra boost of nutrients. It is sourced from South Africa and Zimbabwe, and is fair wild certified, meaning this fruit is guaranteed to...

Supporting children’s education through baobab

Reducing emissions: Life Cycle Assessment

A ‘Life Cycle Assessment’ or LCA is a methodology used to measure the actual and potential environmental impacts of all stages of a product’s supply chain. This includes everything from farming all the raw ingredients to final disposal of the glass bottle, or better known as “Cradle to Grave.” Unrooted...

Reducing emissions: Life Cycle Assessment

The Gut Microbiome: What It Is and Why It’s Important

What exactly is the gut microbiome? The gut microbiome consists of trillions of microorganisms including viruses, bacteria and fungi which live along the digestive tract. We hold ten times more bacteria cells than human cells! The colonisation of the gut is initiated at birth and is influenced throughout life by...

The Gut Microbiome: What It Is and Why It’s Important

The Gut Microbiome: Optimising The Microbiome Through The Diet

If you’ve read part one of this article, The Gut Microbiome: What It Is and Why It’s Important, you’ll have the background on why we’re highlighting how to optimise the gut microbiome in this article. As a reminder from part one, the most important element of a healthy gut is...

The Gut Microbiome: Optimising The Microbiome Through The Diet