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What is Aloe Vera?

Aloe Vera is a succulent plant species which is a relative of the garlic and lily plants, and has been used since ancient times for all sorts of applications – including medicines and beauty.

What is the pulp I can see in Tropical® Aloe Vera?
The small transparent pieces you can see floating in the drink is the aloe vera gel which is made from the inside of the aloe vera leaf.

How is Tropical® Aloe Vera made?
The outer leaf is removed, and the gel and juice are used, together with water and natural ingredients to make our delicious Aloe Vera drinks.

Where is Tropical® Aloe Vera made?
Our factory is located in Taiwan, at the source of the premium quality raw materials we use, ensuring you get the best of the best!

Does Tropical® Aloe Vera contain sugar?
Yes, we use only natural cane sugar to sweeten our Tropical® Aloe Vera drinks – no fructose and not high fructose corn syrup which can be bad for your health. However, in the Tropical® Aloe Vera assortment we also have drinks without sugar.

Does Tropical® Aloe Vera contain artificial colours?
No, all our Tropical® Aloe Vera drinks are 100% free from artificial colours.

What is the Southampton Six?
These are the six artificial colours often used in the food/beverage industry but can have negative effects on health.

Is Tropical® Aloe Vera gluten-free?
Yes, Tropical® Aloe Vera contains no wheat or wheat-products which contain gluten.

Does Tropical® Aloe Vera contain artificial preservatives?
No, to keep the drink as natural and chemical-free as possible, we don’t use any preservatives like sodium benzoate. We only use a little Vitamin C to counter the natural oxidation by light etc.

Is Tropical® Aloe Vera a laxative?
No, definitely not! The part of the plant responsible for this effect (the latex in the outside part of the leaf) is removed entirely.

How many flavours are there?
At present, we have many flavours of Tropical® Aloe Vera:
Natural, Strawberry, Lemon, Peach, Mango, Pomegranate, Multifruit, Green Teas, Yogurt, ZERO .… and our newest addition: Wheatgrass!

Does Tropical® Aloe Vera contain GMOs?
No, all of our drinks are GMO-FREE.

How many calories are in Tropical® Aloe Vera?
The Natural, Green Tea and fruit flavour Tropical® Aloe Vera drinks contain 32-38 kcal/100ml in all flavours, except ZERO which contains just 0.4kcal per 100ml and Multifruit which has 40 kcal/100ml.

Does Tropical® Aloe Vera contain fat, saturated fat or cholesterol?
No, Tropical® Aloe Vera contains no fat, trans fats, saturated fats or cholesterol.

Is there a sugar-free variety of Tropical® Aloe Vera available?
Yes, our Tropical® Aloe Vera ZERO is formulated with no added sugar but all the great taste of Tropical® Aloe Vera Natural!

What is Wheatgrass?
Wheatgrass is a nutrient-rich type of young grass in the wheat family. It is a well-known ‘superfood’, known for its nutrient-dense properties. This variety of Tropical® Aloe Vera is made with no added sugar!

How is the green tea in Tropical® Aloe Vera & Green Tea made?
We use freshly brewed green tea, no instant, with all its healthful properties to create a real Tropical® thirst-buster.

Is Tropical® Aloe Vera vegan?
Tropical® Aloe Vera Peach, Thai Taste, and all Green Tea varieties contain honey. All other varieties are suitable for vegans.