Fieldnotes

The Environmental & Climate Impact of Fish Oil

The Environmental & Climate Impact of Fish Oil

The environmental and climate impact of fish oil production is a significant issue driven by the increased demand for omega-3s. These challenges highlight the urgency of seeking sustainable alternatives, such as algae-based omega-3, to meet the global demand for omega-3 fatty acids without compromising the health of our planet and its oceans.

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Plastic Pollution & Marine Debris from Fish Oil

Plastic Pollution & Marine Debris from Fish Oil

Plastic pollution and marine debris are significant issues associated with the fish oil industry, contributing to the degradation of marine environments and negatively impacting marine life. Here’s a look at how these issues manifest and how switching to algae-based omega-3 can make a difference.

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Overfishing & Biodiversity Loss From Fish Oil

Overfishing & Biodiversity Loss From Fish Oil

Overfishing and biodiversity loss are significant issues that pose serious threats to the health and sustainability of our marine ecosystems. Making the switch from fish oil to algae-based omega-3 is a conscious and effective action to combat overfishing and biodiversity loss.

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Introducing Ocean Saving Omega™: A Revolutionary Algae-Based Omega-3 Fish Oil Replacement

Introducing Ocean Saving Omega™: A Revolutionary Algae-Based Omega-3 Fish Oil Replacement

Ocean Saving Omega™ is not just another Omega-3 supplement. I believe that it can become the tipping point the omega-3 industry needs to transition away from fish oil, which is harmful to the ocean (and as a result, harmful to us).

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Product Spotlight: Vegan Omega 3 DHA + DPA

The Transparent Tale of Freshfield's Semi-Winterized Vegan Omega 3 DHA + DPA Oil

Amidst the rows of dietary supplements, Freshfield has committed to delivering premium quality while holding steadfast to our values of transparency, customer wellbeing, and environmental sustainability. In our Vegan Omega 3 DHA + DPA, we have consciously chosen to utilize semi-winterized oil, a decision bred from the goal of maintaining quality while ensuring cost-effectiveness. But what does "semi-winterized" mean, and why is it significant?

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Plant-Based Bioplastics: Freshfield's Move to Pioneer Sustainability

Plant-Based Bioplastics: Freshfield's Move to Pioneer Sustainability

Navigating through the many environmental challenges faced by our world today, Freshfield is taking a decisive step towards a more sustainable (and plastic free) future. We have decided to transition from conventional plastic packaging to plant-based bioplastics as a stride towards embracing a planet-over-profit attitude, championing biodiversity, and leading the change we direly need in the consumer packaged goods industry. We believe in progress over perfection and that this transition is a step in the right direction. 

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50% of us are Magnesium deficient? That can't be right... can it?

50% of us are Magnesium deficient? That can't be right... can it?

I don't know about you, but when I read headlines like "50% of us are Magnesium deficient", my first reaction is to question the legitimacy of the statistic. But what if it's true? What if half of us are truly lacking in this essential mineral?

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Why is Vitamin B Complex important to your health?

Why is Vitamin B Complex important to your health?

The importance of b complex vitamins to our health cannot be understated! Without adequate levels of vitamin B complex, we would be at risk for several health problems, including fatigue, poor cognitive function, and even depression. Fortunately, there are a few solutions for deficiency.

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Vegan Omega 3s | 5 Reasons to Ditch Fish Oil

Vegan Omega 3s | 5 Reasons to Ditch Fish Oil

Supplementing with Omega 3s has an incredible host of benefits. From helping with depression and anxiety to improving sleep, supporting skin health, improving athletic performance and reducing chronic inflammation, Omega 3s are one of our favourite, all star supplements.

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