What are the nutritional values of our products?
We pride ourselves on our transparency regarding nutritional information. For the most precise values, kindly refer to the packaging images on our website. Please note, due to discrepancies in certain databases and design oversights, there are minor corrections on our initial printed packaging. The overall health benefits and nutrient richness is still very high. However, for those deeply invested in scientific specifics, these details will be particularly relevant. All our RDI values are based on the
2. Where do we source our nutrient information?
Our nutritional information is sourced from CheckYourFood Group which only use 'cleansed' food composition data that they created by comparing different data sources and correcting for mistakes that are there in the current UK and US databases. Mineral figures were obtained from Dietary Reference Values for Food Energy and Nutrients for the United Kingdom (1991) and the British Nutrition Foundation 1991.
Their information is obtained from the Quadram Institute & the U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA) and other world food composition datasets.
The dietary recommended intake information (RDAs) for nutrients is based on that produced by the European Food Safety and the National Academy of Sciences.
What are RDIs?
Recommended Daily Intakes (RDIs) are a general set of guidelines that help us keep track of our daily nutritional needs. At Be100%, we recognise that each individual assimilates nutrients differently due to our individual genetics, epigenetics, environmental factors and gut microbiomes, however, the RDIs provide a good baseline.
What are your nutrient values based on?
The nutrient values are obtained from Quadram Institute & the U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA) and other world food composition datasets.
ORAC Units are based on USDA’s Nutrient Data Laboratory (NDL)
We base the Reference intake of an average adult (8400kj/2000kcal) diet according to US DRIs & NHS, EU DRVs. UK Department of Health, British Nutrition Foundation
Your daily values may be higher or lower based on your individual needs. These are typical values which may vary slightly as we use only natural foods sourced from various geographical locations.
What is healthy longevity?
Healthy Longevity is the attainment of peak physical and mental health for which we need an optimum amount of daily essential nutrients.
Are your products meant to treat or cure any disease?
Our product are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Our products are not meant as medicine or part of a prescription diet. They complement your regular diet and are to be consumed as part of a healthy diet.
Are your products Dairy Free?
Yes we do not use any animal based, derived ingredients in any of our products.
Are your products Gluten-Free?
Yes, we do not use grains (wheat, rye, oats, barley, rice) in our products.
Are your ingredients Non-GMO?
All our ingredients are Non-GMO and 90% of them are organic.
Are your products organic or fair-trade?
More than 90% of our ingredients are organic and if not they are fair-trade, non-GMO and free from all kinds of preservatives, additives or other unnatural chemicals
Are your products Halal?
Currently we have not submitted our products to the Halal Food Authority.
Do your products contain sulphur dioxide?
No, our products do not contain any sulphur dioxide or any other kind of preservative.
Are your products safe for allergies?
Our products are made with nuts, seeds, fruits and vegetables. People with nut and seed allergies must avoid our products.
Do your products contain palm oil?
No, we do not use any palm oil or add any oils in our products.
How do I store your products?
Our products don't require refrigeration and stay fresh for at least 2 weeks if stored in a cool place away from direct light. Storing them in the fridge no doubt will keep them fresh for longer.