Triple blend seaweed is made up with three seaweeds, Bladder wrack, Sea Spaghetti, and Dulse contains vitamin C, D, E omega 3 and Iron.
Certified Organic by the Irish Organic Farmers and Growers Association.
We treat our seaweed in an entirely natural way, hand harvested, hand dried and chopped. No chemicals or any other substance is used in production. No microwave, or any harmful process is undertake.
Triple Blend Seaweed is a completely natural, organic product and a source of over 70 vitamins and minerals (nothing added) also contains proteins, selenium, antioxidants, essential fatty acids,(including omega 3) phenol’s, enzymes, trace elements, amino acids, and all the rare nutrients like B12 , zinc. Beneficial for the gut bacteria.
Triple blend also has a low iodine content to suit certain diets and this brings it within the recommended daily intake for iodine.
Triple blend is a good source of Selenium 180mcg/100g, Zinc 2.4MG /100g and a good source of Protein, Analysis was done on 2019
Total of 45 grams of pure 100% seaweed in 90 capsules.
We are now offering a refill service. This is a sachet of capsules which can be put into your original bottle.
- Total iodine content of 140 mcg in each capsule.
- Serving Size 1 tablet (HPMC capsule) Suitable for vegetarians.
- Contributes to normal cognitive function, to normal energy-yielding metabolism, normal functioning of the nervous system, the maintenance of normal skin, the production of thyroid hormones and normal thyroid function.
Do not take kelp capsules if you are allergic to iodine or seaweeds. These statements are not intended as medical advice. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, or prevent any disease.
Nutritional Values for 100 g of Kelp.
- Energy values, KCal/KJ per 100g, 166/686 .
- Protein 13.7 . Fatg/100g, 0.2 .
- Saturated Fat g/100g 0.2 .
- Mono-unsaturated Fat 0.1.
- Poly-unsaturated fat < 0.1 .
- Available carbohydrate, g/100g 8.7 .
- Total Sugars g/100g 3.6
- Dietary Fibre AOAC, g/100g 36.8 .
- Sodium, mg/100g 4899 .
- Moisture g/100g 11.6 .
- Ash g/100g 28.9
- Iron 7.8 mg/100g
- Selenium 180 mcg/100g
- Zinc 2.4 mg /100g
Our seaweed has undergone a full range of thorough tests which include testing for chemicals, pesticides, water content, and nutrition,
All seaweed tests have been done in laboratory conditions which are UKAS accredited.
A HACCP control system is in place.
If you are pregnant, nursing, have any thyroid disorders, are taking any medication or have a medical condition, please consult your doctor before taking any dietary supplement.
Why we should all eat seaweed.
Because of soil depletion from unsustainable farming practices, most whole foods are lacking in sufficient mineral levels necessary for human health.
Please see the link from the BBC talking about the health benefits of seaweed.
GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES ON SAFE IODINE IN TAKE.
- The World Health Organisation considers 1100 mcg iodine per day to be the safe upper limit.
- US Institute of Medicine has set 1100 mcg iodine per day as a safe upper limit.
- UK Department of Health recommends that a daily intake of 1000 mcg iodine should not be exceeded.
However, there is a lot of controversy over these fairly arbitrary figures, and an amount of iodine by a person’s weight has also been proposed. The allowance for a person who weighs 80 kg would be 2400 micrograms per day (mcg/day) – nearly 4 grams of Ascophyllum.
Research on Bladder Wrack (fucus vesiculosus) 2008.
The consumption of seaweeds has increased in recent years. However, their adverse and beneficial effects have scarcely been studied. Two extracts from the brown seaweed Fucus vesiculosus containing 28.8% polyphenols or 18% polyphenols plus 0.0012% fucoxanthin have been obtained and studied to determine their toxicity in mice and rats and also their antioxidant activity.
Both extracts were shown to lack any relevant toxic effects in an acute toxicity test following a 4 week daily treatment in rats. The extracts exhibited antioxidant activity in noncellular systems and in activated RAW 264.7 macrophages, as well as in ex vivo assays in plasma and erythrocytes, after the 4 week treatment in rats. Our ex vivo results indicated that compounds from extract 2 may be more easily absorbed and that the antioxidants in their parent or metabolized form are more active. These findings support the view that the daily consumption of F. vesiculosus extract 2 (Healsea) would have potential benefits to humans.
Reviews 2019 from Amazon
5.0 out of 5 starsThank you.
18 January 2019
I have been taking these daily for over 6 weeks now and they are perfect! My health has improved greatly recently and I am confident that these have contributed to this improvement.
5.0 out of 5 starsGood service, good quality
12 January 2019
Again, I bought because of Michael Mosley’s excellent Clever Guts book. The capsules arrived in double quick time, and you can see the chopped dried seaweed inside. Looking forward to them improving mybiome!
5.0 out of 5 starsThey cleared my perioral dermatitis
1 November 2018
After only taking one a day for a few days, they completely cleared my perioral dermatitis. I couldn’t be happier nor recommend them enough. My hair is shinier, too.
5.0 out of 5 starsExcellent product and a delightful business.
18 July 2017
After reading Dr Michael Mosely’s book, “The Clever Guts Diet”, I bought these capsules to try and cure an irritating rash that I’d had on my forehead for several months. Within a week of taking two capsules per day, my forehead began to heal and now after a month, the rash has almost completely disappeared. As well as selling a brilliant product, Emerald Isle Seaweed is a family-run and courteous firm that is a pleasure with whom to do business.
5.0 out of 5 starsExcellent quality seaweed supplement!!
7 April 2018
Arrived in good time and well packaged. The product itself is noticeabley of good quality and you can tell has been handled with care and Professionalism. As soon as you open the security seal you are hit with a strong smell of pure seaweed, giving you that sense of freshness, lovely! I’m happily taking one of these daily every morning to assist with a healthy gut flora. I read that if you have a blood type of O+ then taking Bladderwrack helps protect the intestinal lining and even better apparently can also aid in weight control for Type O especially for those who have thyroid dysfunctions (which runs heavily in my family), the fucose in Bladderwrack seems to help normalise the sluggish metabolic rate and produce weight loss. So heres hoping. Strongly recommended. Enjoy!