• FANTASTIC NEWS AND A HEALTHY ROAD AHEAD FOR FOOD FACTS

  • FOOD ALLERGIES AFFECT NEARLY 250 MILLION PEOPLE WORLDWIDE

    And that number continue to rise each year. At Food Facts, we believe that navigating food labels and ingredients can be confusing…especially when you are suffering from a food allergy. We are the first nutritional food database on the web that breaks down ingredients and relates them to specific food allergens so food allergy sufferers can see which foods to avoid.

    Peanuts
    131,202 products
    3,512 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    peanuts allergen.
    Corn
    206,974 products
    8,610 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    corn allergen.
    Animal-Derived
    170,993 products
    12,080 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    animal-derived allergen.
    Fish
    142,016 products
    4,285 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    fish allergen.
    MSG
    188,996 products
    5,445 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    MSG allergen.
    Tree Nuts
    136,352 products
    4,144 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    tree nuts allergen.
    Soy
    175,215 products
    5,912 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    soy allergen.
    Egg
    130,296 products
    3,530 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    egg allergen.
    Dairy
    176,418 products
    7,890 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    dairy allergen.
    Sulfites
    32,642 products
    1,145 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    sulfites allergen.
    Wheat
    163,879 products
    6,426 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    wheat allergen.
    Night Shades
    168,035 products
    7,533 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    night shades allergen.
    Gluten
    163,508 products
    7,852 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    gluten allergen.
    Flavorings
    140,695 products
    3,600 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    flavorings.
    Shell Fish
    123,000 products
    3,478 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    shell fish allergen.
    Trans Fats
    32,502 products and
    327 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    trans fats.
    Added Sugars
    168,669 products
    2,459 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    added sugars.
    Controversial
    159,331 products
    5,934 ingredients
    in our database
    are attached to
    controversial ingredients.
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    Interested In Trying Trendy Black Colored Foods Infused With Squid Ink & Activated Charcoal? Go For It!

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    M&M's Has 3 New Flavors For You To Vote On: Vote For None Of Them!

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  • Latest FDA Food Recall

    Greenbelt Greenhouse Ltd Recalls Greenbelt Microgreens Brand Microgreens Because of Possible Health Risk

    Greenbelt Greenhouse LTD of British Columbia, Canada is recalling all Greenbelt Microgreen products with the best before dates from 4/24/18 and 4/30/18 because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women. Greenbelt Microgreen products can be identified by the Greenbelt Microgreen label (which is purple & Green) on the lid of the plastic clamshells which is clear. The best before date can be found on the bottom left corner of the label above the UPC barcode. The affected Greenbelt Microgreens brand microgreens were distributed to Whole Foods stores in Washington between 04/11/18 and 04/24/2018. Brand Product Size UPC Codes Greenbelt Microgreens Arugula Microgreens 75 g 8 90082 00012 4 Best Before:4/24/184/30/18 Greenbelt Microgreens Broccoli Microgreens 75 g 8 90082 00016 2 Best Before:4/24/184/30/18 Greenbelt Microgreens Fresh Microgreen Mix 75 g 8 90082 00041 4 Best Before:4/24/184/30/18 Greenbelt Microgreens Sweet & Crunchy Microgreen Mix 75 g…

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