Spirulina is a microscopic algae naturally found in various warm areas of the world. Grown by photosynthesis in fresh water, Spirulina contains more essential nutrients than almost any other food on the planet. Our Organic Spirulina Powder is a nourishing, natural source of many vital nutrients, complete with fully absorbable proteins, Chlorophyll, Beta-carotene, Iron, Vitamins B1, B2, B6 and B12. Centuries ago it was cultivated as a staple food by the Aztecs. Today it is consumed world-wide as a dietary supplement and is used widely as part of detoxification programmes.