Follow

How are Calories/KJ calculated for the Mexico label?

5.1.1 Energy calculation

The amount of energy to be declared must be calculated using the following conversion factor:

Carbohydrates available 4 kcal / g 17 kJ / g

Proteins        4 kcal / g 17 kJ / g

Fat            9 kcal / g 37 kJ / g

 

http://www.dof.gob.mx/normasOficiales/4010/seeco11_C/seeco11_C.htm

 

 

Was this article helpful?
0 out of 0 found this helpful
Have more questions? Submit a request

Comments

Powered by Zendesk