Flax seed meal is cold processed. Flax seed meal is a convenient way of obtaining many of the nutritional benefits of flax seeds, including dietary fiber, liguans, magnesium, zinc and mucilage.
Flax seeds originated in the ancient Mid-East and were used in Biblical days as an important source of polyunsaturated fatty acids, including Omega-3.California Proposition 65 WARNING: Consuming this product can expose you to chemicals including cadmium which is known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/food.
NOW Foods also supplies Whole Flax Seeds, Flax Seed Oil and Flax Seed Softgels.