Stevia is a natural, calorie-free sweetener derived from the leaves of the plant stevia rebaudiana. It is very potent and can be 30-300x sweeter than sugar depending on concentration. Stevia has a GI index of 0 and can contribute to regulating blood glucose levels. Stevia is also reported to help suppress sugar cravings and is better for dental health than alternative sugar alcohols. Application areas of interest would include food & beverages, dietary supplements and drugs. Specific applications include soft drinks, sports nutrition, flavored water, yogurt, sauces, tea, baked goods & confectionery. MTC offers Organic Stevia Reb A 60% and 98%. In addition, we also carry standard Stevia Reb A 60% and 98% and Enzymatic Treated Stevia 80%.