Our Features

Promotes the science of food composition and encourages responsible use of nutrient composition data

Food Composition

Explore our database. 5 nutrients freely available: energy, carbohydrate, protein, fat and fibre


Analyze food intake as meals or load recipes to view nutrient profile per individual or group

Statistical Support

Need assistance with large nutrition studies? Connect with our in-house expert nutrition biostatistician


Learn more about using SAFOODS products for Labelling

Advisory Group

Assists and advises SAFOODS on core food composition related focus areas


Food Composition Tables and Food Quantities Manual for South Africa


South African Food composition Database

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