Dietary Supplement. Filtered to remove impurities. Great fresh taste. USDA organic. Filtration is Better - Taste the Difference: Only Spectrum Essentials brand uses a 3-step organic filtration process to remove impurities like moisture and bacteria that accelerate rancidity and cause bitter flavors, without any loss in the quality or quantity of the essential fatty acids or phytonutrients. The result is a beautiful golden oil with a great fresh taste. The Benefits of Omega-3's: Flax oil is nature's richest source of alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), an omega-3 essential fatty acid. Certified organic by QAI. (These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.) Product of USA.