Calanus AS is the exclusive manufacturer of Calanus® Oil – The most sustainable marine omega-3 source available. It is derived from the marine zooplankter Calanus finmarchicus, sustainably harvested from the cold, pristine waters off the coast of North-Norway.
Natural starter and specialty feed ingredient to marine fish and shrimp, improving growth and survival. Serves as an excellent palatability enhancer at low inclusion in premium pet food, treats, supplements and pharmaceuticals.
A new type of ecologically responsible and sustainable omega-3 for humans. Gentle and solvent-free processing ensures the Arctic freshness. Naturally high Astaxanthin levels and the unique wax ester form make Calanus® oil more beneficial than othe omega-3s and is perfect for differentiating your product line.
The small crustacean Calanus finmarchicus is the most numerous animal species on the planet, and constitutes by far the largest harvestable biomass production in the productive Norwegian Sea.
Calanus finmarchicus is an herbivorous zooplankter with a one-year lifespan. It is a complete and pure energy and nutrient source in the marine food web, and serves as an excellent raw material for Arctic Marine Bioactives.