Frequently asked questions
Learn more on what SafeLain indicators are and how they work.
Is it Natural?
Yes, it is made from the pigment of the beet plant (Betalain) and other nutrients.
What if I accidentally Ingest it?
Only positive things! The ingredients in SafeLain smart expiration indicators would not be out of place in a dietary supplement.
Is it accurate?
The indicator can be mixed directly into your product, and in that condition is 100% accurate.
Has it Been Tested?
Yes, extensively. But probably not yet for your specific product needs. Please contact us about calibrating it.
Is it kosher?
SafeLain smart expiration indicators are made from a pigment of beets and essential nutrients, so yes.
Will it change the effects of the products being monitored?
No, but since antioxidants are often used as preservatives it may make them last slightly longer and/or change the color (as it is supposed to do).
What are Betalains?
They are a family of pigments found in 9 plant families, but most familiar are the cacti fruit and beets. They come in a range of colors such as red, orange, yellow, purple and magenta. They are responsible for the color changing properties of beets. For more information, click here.
What is oxidation?
Oxidation is a type of chemical reaction where molecules lose electrons. It is responsible for many phenomena seen in the world including rusting, expiration of food and drugs, fire, and mutations of DNA.
Why do vitamins and medications expire?
Primarily due to oxidation or instability of compounds in medicine.
Who invented it?
A research team from University of Texas Austin, the lead inventor is now chief science officer at Kural Corp.
Can I just privately order it?
Yes, please contact us.
Where can I get it?
Right now, only from us. We are looking for distribution partners.