Optimum Nutrition, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of nutritional supplements, owning and operating three brands (Optimum Nutrition, American Body Building, and Science Foods) with a comprehensive line of products across multiple categories. With 4 state-of-the-art production facilities occupying over 500,000 square feet of operating space, Optimum Nutrition is the only sports nutrition company in the industry to manufacture items in every product category. Whether it’s nutritional bars or bites, protein powders, ready-to-drink sports beverages, or vitamins, essential minerals, and herbs, Optimum Nutrition is able to control the integrity of all of its products through in-house manufacturing. Supported by Costello’s Health Distributors (Optimum Nutrition’s sister distribution
Platinum Hydro Whey Advanced Hydrolyzed Whey Protein by Optimum Nutrition
Optimum Nutrition - Platinum Hydro Whey Advanced Hydrolyzed Whey Protein Cookies & Cream Overdrive - 3.5 lbs. (1,590g)
Sometimes slower is better - especially when it comes to the rate of protein digestion. While rapid protein absorption is desirable immediately before or after exercise, delayed release is probably more beneficial throughout the remainder of the day.
Casein proteins are pH sensitive and gel in the acidic environment of the stomach. As a result, it can take more than twice as long for caseins to be broken-down into their amino acid subcomponents than whey and other proteins. Because of their unique time-released qualities, caseins are aptly described as anti-catabolic or muscle-protecting proteins.
Beyond The Basics:
Made With advanced Hydrolyzed Whey Protein Isolates for Faster Delivery.
30 Grams of Ultra-Pure Protein Per Serving.
Nearly 9 Grams of Leucine, Isoleucine, and Valine (BCAAs).
No Lactose, Cholesterol, or Sugar.
Contains Digestive Enzymes for Enhanced Utilization.
Instantized to Mix Easily With a Spoon.
By adding dietary supplementsincluding creatine, BCAA, and carbohydrate powdersyou can make PLATINUM HYDROWHEY an even morepowerful recovery product. TIP: Use faster-actingPLATINUM HYDRoWHEY during the day and moreslowly digested GOLD STANDARD 100% CASEIN atnight for around-the-clock amino acid coverage.
About Optimum Nutrition Optimum Nutrition, Inc. (ON) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Glanbia, a leading international cheese and nutritional ingredients group. ON owns and operates two brands of nutritional supplements (Optimum Nutrition and American Body Building) providing a comprehensive line of products across multiple categories. With state-of-the-art production facilities occupying over 500,000 square feet of operating space, ON is the only sports nutrition company to manufacture items in every product category. Whether it's nutritional bars, protein powders, ready-to-drink sports beverages, or vitamins, essential minerals, and herbs, Optimum Nutrition is able to control the integrity of all products through in-house manufacturing. Supported by Costello's Health Distributors (Optimum Nutrition's sister distribution company) and ABB's nationwide direct service distribution network, customers are ensured prompt delivery and unmatched customer support.
Collectively, Optimum Nutrition, American Body Building, and Costello's Health Distributors, are the dominant force in the sports nutrition industry with the highest quality products available in health food stores, specialty stores, gyms and progressive retailers everywhere. HistoryOptimum Nutrition was founded in 1986 by brothers Tony and Michael Costello. Originally known as Costello's Health Distributors, the entrepreneurial brothers soon recognized an opportunity in the need for significantly improved quality and innovative vision in the sports nutrition industry. The Optimum Nutrition brand was launched to satisfy both demands, and after 22 years of success reflected in great part by the ongoing best-selling status of ON Gold Standard 100% Whey, the Costello's entered into agreement to sell the company to the international cheese and nutritional ingredients group Glanbia.
Optimum Nutrition Mission Statement Optimum Nutrition strives to produce distinctive, affordable, premium-quality products while making every effort to anticipate ever-changing customer needs and meet the demands of a dynamic market with innovative products, effective support materials, and unsurpassed service.
Affordability As an advocate of healthy lifestyles, ON believes that every consumer should be able to purchase premium products; so they eliminate the middlemen and control the integrity of their brand throughout the entire production and distribution processes, making sure each product is not just top quality, but also among the most competitively priced in the industry.
Quality Counts Optimum Nutrition's commitment to quality is evident throughout the entire product development process. Before a single machine is turned on they carefully select vendors who supply premium raw materials. All vendors must provide a Certificate of Analysis for each raw material as a continued measure of quality. These certificates are then verified through random in-house and independent laboratory testing. Highly sophisticated equipment confirms the purity and potency of every ingredient on their labels. To further diminish any chance of physical, chemical, and microbiological contaminants, they have established and implemented their own Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) program. Quality assurance professionals make routine checks on all storage, blending, and production areas and conduct final inspections daily. Together, these procedures allow Optimum Nutrition to constantly deliver first-rate sports nutrition supplements under the strictest quality control standards known as current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs).
Customer Satisfaction From the beginning, Optimum Nutrition's customers have been their number one priority. While strict quality control, lab testing, and manufacturing under tightly controlled conditions are all very important, they are all done for one reason – to bring you high quality, affordable supplements. They pride themselves on customer loyalty and are pleased to report that nearly all of their first-time customers become devoted patrons. You can be confident that from the moment a product is conceived to the moment it leaves their facility they put only the best into Optimum Nutrition so you only put the best into your body.
PLATINUM HYDRO WHEY is INSTANTIZED, so it always mixes up easily and completely. Simply add 1 roundedscoop of PLATINUM HYDROWHEY to a blender, shaker cup, or glass filled with 10-12 ounces of cold water,milk, or your favorite beverage and blend, shake, or stir for 20-30 seconds or until powder is dissolved.TIP: Adjust the intensity of your PLATINUM HYDROWHEY shake by varying the amount of liquid you use to prepare it. For a slightly thickerconsistency with bolder flavor, mix each scoop with 6-8 ounces of water. For a milder tasting less sweetshake, use 14-16 ounces of liquid per scoop.
STACK YOUR SHAKE: By adding dietary supplementsincluding creatine, BCAA, and carbohydrate powders you can make PLATINUM HYDROWHEY an even morepowerful recovery product. TIP: Use faster-acting PLATINUM HYDROWHEY during the day and more slowly digested GOLD STANDARD 100% CASEIN atnight for around-the-clock amino acid coverage.
SUGGESTED USE: Consume approximately 1 gram of protein per pound of body weight per day through acombination of high protein foods and protein supplements. For best results consume your daily protein allotment over several meals spread evenlythroughout the day.
Allergen Information: contains milk, soy (lecithin), and wheat ingredients.
Do not use as a sole source of nutrition. Keep out of reach of children. Store in a cool, dry place, contents sold by weight not volume.
Optimum Nutrition - 100% Whey Gold Standard Protein Chocolate Malt - 5.15 lbs. (1,590 g)
Serving Size: 1 Rounded Scoop (39 g)
Servings Per Container: 40
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 10
% Daily Value
Vitamin A 0%
Vitamin C 0%
Not a significant source of dietary fiber. * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs:
Allergen Information: Contains milk, soy (lecithin), and wheat ingredients.
Typical Amino Acid Profile (milligrams per serving)
Essential Amino Acids (EAAs)
Conditionally Essential Amino Acids (CAAs)
Glutamine & Precusors
Nonessential Amino Acids (NAAs)
* Naturally Occurring & Added
About Optimum Nutrition
Optimum Nutrition, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of nutritional supplements, owning and operating three brands (Optimum Nutrition, American Body Building, and Science Foods) with a comprehensive line of products across multiple categories. With 4 state-of-the-art production facilities occupying over 500,000 square feet of operating space, Optimum Nutrition is the only sports nutrition company in the industry to manufacture items in every product category. Whether it’s nutritional bars or bites, protein powders, ready-to-drink sports beverages, or vitamins, essential minerals, and herbs, Optimum Nutrition is able to control the integrity of all of its products through in-house manufacturing. Supported by Costello’s Health Distributors (Optimum Nutrition’s sister distribution 600 North Commerce Street Ixonia,
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