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For over 30 years, Equal has brought delicious 0 calorie sweeteners to the world. Now, this trusted brand presents delicious 100% natural sweetness anywhere you need a little sweet… Naturally.

Naturals from the maker of Equal is a 100% natural 0 calorie blend of Monk Fruit and Stevia. These two natural sweeteners come together to create a perfect sweet harmony for you. Sprinkle, stir or blend into your favorite food, beverages and baked goods.

Our unique blend came from the desire to create a delicious, 100% natural 0 calorie sweetener having the rich sweet taste and texture of sugar. Starting with two of nature’s “sweet” secrets, we now bring you the perfect combination of sweet, Monk Fruit and Stevia.

Monk Fruit was discovered in Asia. This little green fruit and its deliciously sweet extract has been used for many hundreds of years for its sweet flavor. Stevia was unlocked from the amazing leaves of the stevia plant. This simple sweet extract has been used for centuries by the Guarani people of South America to sweeten herbal teas.

Frequently asked questions Frequently asked questions

What is Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is a delicious all natural, 0 calorie sweetener having the rich sweet taste and texture of sugar. It’s a perfect combination of sweeteners.
What are the ingredients in Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is a delicious blend of Fructose, Monk Fruit Extract, and Reb A (Stevia Extract) sweetening ingredients.
What is monk fruit extract?
Monk fruit extract is from the monk fruit, also known as luo han guo (Chinese name). The extract of the monk fruit is 200 times sweeter than sugar and has been used as a natural low-calorie sweetener in China for hundreds of years. It has recently been given GRAS approval by the FDA with no restrictions.
What is monk fruit?
The monk fruit is round, 5-7 cm in diameter, smooth and yellow-brownish or green-brownish in color. The inside contains an edible pulp. The extract from the fruit is ideally suited for sweetening beverages and foods.
What is Reb A (stevia extract)?
Reb A is a high purity extract of the sweetest component of the stevia plant. The purity level of Reb A ensures a crisp, clean taste without the bitter taste associated with many stevia products. Reb A is 200 times sweeter than sugar.
What is fructose?
Fructose is a monosaccharide found in fruit, honey, and some vegetables. In nature it is linked with glucose as the disaccharide sucrose.
How many calories are in a packet of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Each packet of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® has 0 calories.
How many grams of carbohydrate are in a packet of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
There is less than 1 gram of carbohydrate in a packet of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®.
Why is fructose used as a bulking agent in Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Fructose is added as a bulking agent to very concentrated sweeteners, such as monk fruit extract and Reb A, to make them easier to measure and pour.
Doesn’t fructose have calories?
Fructose provides 4 calories per gram, however there is less than 1 gram of fructose in each packet of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®. The Nutrition Labeling Education Act (NLEA) states that if a serving of the food contains less than 5 calories it can be labeled as 0.
How sweet is each packet of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
One packet of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is equivalent in sweetness to 1 teaspoon of sugar.
Is Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® suitable for individuals with diabetes?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is appropriate for individuals with diabetes. Choosing a sweetener such as Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is one method to assist with moderating carbohydrate intake.
Is Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® gluten free?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® does not contain any gluten ingredients. It is appropriate for individuals following a gluten free lifestyle.
Is Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® kosher?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is certified kosher (parve) by OU (Orthodox Union Kosher). OU Kosher is the world’s largest and most widely recognized kosher certification agency, certifying more than 500,000 products in over 6,000 plants located in 80 countries around the world.
How many packets are in each carton of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Each 2.8 ounce carton of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® contains 80 packets.
Will Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®, be available in any other sizes?
The only size of Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® currently available is the 80 count SKU.
Will you be coming out with Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®, in any other forms such as a granulated bulk product?
At the current time Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is only available in packet form.
Who manufactures Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is manufactured by Merisant US, Inc. ,Chicago IL.
Why would the maker of Equal® sweetener make a natural product?
The “natural” segment continues to demonstrate solid growth and health-conscious consumers are seeking new natural and tasty sweetener solutions. This is a natural extension for the trusted Equal brand of more than 30 years.
How is Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® different than Equal® sweetener?
Both are zero calorie tabletop sweeteners, however the Equal line of sweeteners contains different sweetening ingredients than Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®. Equal is available with aspartame (blue), sucralose (yellow) and saccharin (pink) as the sweetening ingredients. Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® contains fructose, monk fruit extract and Reb A (stevia extract) and is 100% natural.
Is the Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®, carton recyclable?
Yes. The carton is made with 100% Recycled Paperboard and is recyclable.
Can Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®, be used in cooking and baking?
Yes. Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® can be used in a wide variety of recipes. Sprinkle, stir or blend into your favorite foods, beverages and baked goods.
Are recipes available for Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Yes. Visit www.naturalssweetener.com for recipes developed in the Equal test kitchen.
When will Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® be available?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® will be available in April at select retailers in the Tampa and Orlando markets.
Where can I find Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® is currently available at select retailers in the Tampa and Orlando markets only.
Can I purchase Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® online?
Naturals™ from the maker of Equal® can be purchased online by visiting www.mybrands.com
Questions about Naturals™ from the maker of Equal®?
Call toll-free 800-323-5316, write to Equal Consumer Affairs, Box 1280, South Bend, IN 46624-1280 or visit www.naturalssweetener.com.

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