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The National Food Institute provides this website in order to facilitate access to information on the nutrients and other substances in food. We aim that the information is as accurate and up to date as possible. Any errors will be sought corrected.

It is evident that a food database is not solely a Danish effort, as the financial cost alone of food analyzes is too large, even over a span of years. Consequently, we use to a certain extent data obtained from other countries food databases.The National Food Institute cannot give guarantees about the accuracy, sequence, timeliness or completeness of this data.

Permission is granted to use information from the database as is. The database is an expert tool where the final assessment of properties is dictated by the user’s own scientific judgment. The information in the database stems from many sources and in some cases it may be wrong.

All access to the database should happen through the provided search engine on this site and without any use of automated workflow or scripting.

Reproduction of information from the database is permitted provided the source is acknowledged as follows

© Fødevaredatabanken, version [..], 2015

Reproduction of any figures, tables, pictures or any other graphics is strictly prohibited without our prior written consent. The Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is not responsible for any errors or inaccuracies the database may contain and is not liable for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.

DTU do not warrant, and hereby disclaim any warranties, with respect to the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of any information obtained from this database. Nor do we warrant that the site will operate in an uninterrupted or error-free manner or that the site and its components are free of viruses or other harmful components. Use of information obtained from or through this site is at your own risk.

As a user of this database, you agree to indemnify and hold DTU harmless from any claims, losses or damages, including legal fees, resulting from your use of this database, and to fully cooperate in DTU’s defense against any such claims.

These terms are governed by Danish Law, with the exception of international private law and conflict of law rules, to the extent that such rules would result in the application of another country’s law.

Any dispute arising between the parties in connection with the use of this database, including the interpretation of the above terms, which cannot be settled amicably by negotiation between the parties, shall be settled by the Court of Lyngby, Denmark, as the court of first instance.


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