Chlorella vulgaris
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Chlorella vulgaris

  • organic
  • from controlled cultivation in closed systems

Delivery time
3-7 weeks
Quality by Alganex
Bio organic algae product

EU agriculture

This product is also available in conventional form in addition to the organic version.

Why closed culture systems?

Chlorella does not grow as quickly in open tanks and foreign, unwanted organisms often occur during cultivation. Closed systems enable controlled and contamination-free growth for 100 % pure chlorella algae.

Introduction: Chlorella vulgaris

What is Chlorella vulgaris?

Chlorella vulgaris is a freshwater algae. The green alga, Chlorella vulgaris, is the best known and most researched species of Chlorella algae.

Chlorella vulgaris is a microalgae, which occurs in freshwater and grows worldwide, especially in ponds, pools and lakes. Due to its microscopic property, it is smaller than a red blood cell. The freshwater algae is deep green, due to its high chlorophyll content. Chlorella vulgaris has a number of interesting properties, especially its exceptional nutritional values, which are beneficial in many applications. In the food, pet food, cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries.

What is Chlorella vulgaris used for? (Human) "Superfood"

Chlorella vulgaris is mainly used to rid the body of waste products and heavy metals. Chlorella Vulgaris is therefore highly appreciated by athletes, among others.

In addition, the "superfood" contains many minerals and vitamins and is recommended to supplement the diet. Chlorella vulgaris is a vitamin K bomb. 
One of its most extraordinary properties is its detoxification function. The cell wall binds the harmful and toxic substances and eliminates them from the organism.

What is Chlorella vulgaris used for? (Animal) "Superfood"

The effects in animals of Chlorella vulgaris are the same as in humans. In addition, in animals they can relieve bad odors emitted from the mouth or skin. Chlorella vulgaris contains many amino acids, including glutamic acid, lysine and methionine. 

With high protein content of up to 60%, Chlorella vulgaris is a high quality protein source that can be easily absorbed by the animal.

What is Chlorella vulgaris used for? (Cosmetics)

Freshwater algae is a source of minerals, amino acids, vitamins and trace elements. It helps maintain the natural balance of the skin. So its effects in cosmetics are a more beautiful complexion and relief of dry skin. Chlorella vulgaris serves as an ideal product for night care and a so-called repair and vital activator.

What is chlorophyll and its effect?

Chlorophyll (sometimes called "green blood") can help our blood to be supplied with minerals and to remain our blood with minerals and vital. In addition, it can help keep our blood clean, which has a high value for our mental and physical health. The detoxifying effect relieves and cleanses the liver. The formation of red blood cells is stimulated and thus contributes to blood purification. 

Chlorophyll increases the amount of oxygen in the blood and improves cellular respiration. An aspect that consequently leads to the activation of the metabolism. Chlorophyll also protects cell walls from enzymatic destruction by invading bacteria. The effects can support healing processes and have a harmonizing effect.

Can Chlorella vulgaris serve as a complete food?

Chlorella vulgaris has a lot to offer as a dietary supplement. An extraordinarily high amount of up to 60% of high-quality, easily digestible proteins, can be contained in it. This regulates, optimizes and improves carbohydrate metabolism and accelerates the transport of glucose to the liver and muscle cells. Due to the rich detoxifying fiber, the intestinal activity is stimulated and ensures regular bowel movements. 

The microalgae provides more than 30 fatty acids (polyunsaturated fatty acids), and contains all water-soluble vitamins - B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B9, biotin and vitamin C, as well as fat-soluble vitamins - A, D, E, K. Important minerals calcium, magnesium, potassium and sodium plus essential trace elements iron, zinc, manganese, copper and selenium. 

Can side effects occur, wrong dosage?

With incorrect dosage and/or intolerance of Chlorella vulgaris, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and headaches can be the side effects.

However, with hyperthyroidism or autoimmune disease, such as multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis, caution is advised. Since Chlorella vulgaris has a small iodine content, taking it may cause adverse reactions. The symptoms of autoimmune diseases may possibly be intensified by the immunostimulating effect of chlorella. 

How does the Chlorella vulgaris alga work?

Chlorella vulgaris algae has a regenerating effect and can increase the protection, as well as the regenerative capacity of each individual body cell. Can increase the protection, as well as the regenerative capacity of each individual body cell. thus increases the protection and regenerative capacity of each individual body cell. The life span is prolonged and the aging process is slowed down. The alga strengthens the circulatory and digestive system. A very preventive effect has the antioxidant powers that protect the body from the effects of free radicals, which can eliminate or improve inflammatory processes. Means they can be another preventive means to counteract the mutation of cells and the development of cancer. they counteract the degeneration of cells (cancer).

How is Chlorella vulgaris taken?

Chlorella vulgaris can be taken in different ways. Among them, powder, capsules and tablets are the most common forms.



Typical applications: Chlorella vulgaris

Every day we are exposed to numerous pollutants and toxins. They are unknowingly absorbed through breathing, through the skin and through food. There are a few methods to get rid of these toxins, but how about one of the simplest and tastiest methods ?

Detoxifying pasta? Normally, detoxification is only associated with some kind of cures where you can only drink bad tasting teas and walk around in the mudflats all day. In the meantime, however, this can be integrated into everyday life without an expensive trip and without starving. The superfood chlorella makes this easy. But if you don't want to take tablets made from organic chlorella or smoothies with organic chlorella powder, you can now also reach for delicious noodles that contain the algae and thus have a detoxifying effect and provide valuable nutrients.

The company "Pastazeit", for example, offers noodles made from organic rice and organic chlorella. The chlorella algae has a high protein content, rich dietary fibres, a high proportion of trace elements, minerals and saturated fatty acids, and its cell wall is able to remove harmful substances and toxins from the body and thus detoxify your body.

typical applications for Chlorella vulgaris  Powder

Typical applications

  • Chlorella powder is used as a food supplement, or as an ingredient in various foods such as lemonades, smoothies, power bars, etc.
  • As a feed, the powder is often integrated into mixed pet food.

Typical applications in the cosmetics industry:

Chlorella vulgaris offers soothing and moisturizing properties for the skin. These, in turn, can help the complexion appear younger. Thus, it can be used in anti-aging cosmetics.

Like many other algae, Chlorella vulgaris is known for its role as an antioxidant, which helps protect the skin from oxidative stress.

Apart from the protective factor of Chlorella vulgaris, it can also actively help to support and promote the healing and repair process of the skin.

ALGANEX certificate system

  • ALGANEX guarantees a high quality product without impurities
  • Chlorella powder comes from 100 % controlled cultivation in closed systems

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