Technological advancement paved way for a more competitive industry. One of the emerging markets is the health conscious consumers. These individuals lead a wellness-oriented lifestyle and consider nutrition and health benefi ts before purchasing a product.

Nipa sugar is a product that is ideal for the health conscious consumers. It is found to be a good alternative for cane sugar because of its minerals and low glycemic index. The production of an alternative sweetener from nipa sap has been further improved by using a sanitized system for collection of nipa sap and optimized process of converting nipa sap into sugar.

Dr. Violeto N. Coronacion
Southern Luzon State University-Infanta

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