I want everyone to know about and use FoodFacts.com. It is my go to place for information on the food we eat here on the Fat Farm. Sign up for their Blog too. It is great.
FoodFacts.com contains easy to understand and quick to find information on a broad range of food products found in our local stores. Just type a product name or manufacturer into a search box and a list with pictures of the available product information comes up. There is even a “Products” tab that lists groups of products to choose from. Search methods include “Keyword”, “Ingredients”, “UPC Code” “Recipes” and “seaarch to compare.
For example I clicked on the tab “Products and got the following list –
Then I clicked on one of those categories (non-milk Beverages) and got the following:
Main Categories > Beverages (non-milk)
Sub Categories of Beverages (non-milk)
Then “Fruit and Vegetable juices and got:
Now I know The Good News, The Bad News and all the ingredients and nutritional Facts in my V8 drink.
More good news for you Iphone users is that Foodfacts.com has a Free Iphone app so you can use it on your phone Here.
The Fat Farm highly recommends Foodfacts.com and suggests you use it on a daily basis for meal planning and shopping. Let me know what you think of the App if you get it. – jughandle