Frequently asked questions


What is a Funktional Food?

Funktional Foods are nutrient-rich products that are a great addition to a healthy balanced diet. Each product has its own characteristics and properties.

I am a vegan, can I eat your products?

Funk yeah! All of our products have been confirmed as suitable by The Vegan Society, you can find the certification logo on our packs.

Are your products pure?

Our whole range is made up of 100% pure and natural products, this means that they contain nothing but the ingredients listed on the pack. We don’t mess about so you won’t find any nasties or fillers in our products.

I am gluten intolerant; which products can I eat?

Good news, all or our products are gluten free so you can shop in confidence.

I’ve heard spirulina can be full of heavy metals, is this true?

We take the quality of our products very seriously which is why we source from only the best producers. Our spirulina and chlorella are grown on a secluded tropical island in the South China Sea far from any sources of pollution. They are grown in purpose built freshwater pools that are lined to protect against leaching. The water is regularly tested for a wide range of nasties which include heavy metals, we then test every single batch of product before we package it to make sure it’s a good clean and nutrient rich product.

Where can I buy your products?

At the moment Aldi is the only retailer that stocks our products, please follow this link to their store locator to see if they are available in your region.

Our Amazon shop can be found on: www.amazon.co.uk

How do I use your products?

That’s a great question, the best thing to do is to have a look at the bottom of each of our product pages. You will see some icons which show our suggested ways of using the product, all you need to do then is find you favourite recipes and add the extra goodness.

Can I sell your products?

If you are interested in stocking our products the best thing to do would be to email info@funktionalfoods.co.uk with your requirements, one of us will give you a buzz to discuss your needs and how we can help you.

Are your products Organic?

All of our products are organic except Chia seeds. Our Organic products are certified by the Soil Association. Please let us know if you have any requests for an Organic product that we don’t currently sell.

How are your products harvested?

Every product is different and has a different process, that’s why we have a technical team to make sense of all our products journey from the field (or wild) to your kitchen. If there’s something you want to know, please get in touch and we’ll ask the experts.

Something on your mind?

If you’re still puzzled about something Funktional related, please contact us at info@funktionalfoods.co.uk and we’ll be at your service.