If you like to drink milk, before buying a particular brand, you should know the milk that PROFECO does not recommend buying due to irregularities.
Do you like to drink milk for breakfast? Before buying a liter of milk in the supermarket you should read this information. The Federal Consumer Attorney’s Office (PROFECO) found several irregularities and tells you the brands of milk that you should not buy.
Undoubtedly, milk is one of the most consumed products in Mexico and for which there is a huge number of brands with prices, characteristics and contributions. But now PROFECO has revealed in a study the brands you shouldn’t buy.
Before learning about the list, you should know that milk is a rich source of calcium, magnesium, selenium, riboflavin, vitamins, and proteins necessary for good health. In addition, the consumption of this food is related to the decrease in the risk of contracting diseases such as osteoporosis and cancer.
Therefore, it is important to consume in childhood, as they are the stages of growth, physical and mental development. In addition, in adulthood it should also be taken since it helps to avoid osteoporosis.
These are the brands of milk that you should not buy, according to PROFECO
The Federal Consumer Attorney’s Office (PROFECO) carried out a quality study where it analyzed a total of 20 products: two partially skimmed milk, three partially skimmed and lactose-free, three semi-skimmed lactose-free, one semi-skimmed milk and eight whole milks.
The study analyzed protein content, fat, carbohydrates, energy content, sanitary quality, net content, density and non-fat solids. This is how we were able to discover that the milks you should not buy are: Querétaro Milk, Los 19 Hermanos Milk, LaLa 100 lactose-free and LaLa 100 Low Carb.
The Los 19 Hermanos
It provides 8.02 grams of protein, 7.80 grams of fat, 11.71 grams of carbohydrates and 149 kilocalories. However, the irregularities are that it says milk but it is a mixture of milk with vegetable fat, therefore it does not comply with NOM-155-SCFI-2012. In addition, it does not comply with the non-fat solids content and the minimum density established by NOM-155-SCFI-2012.
It contains 8.94 grams of protein, 7.80 grams of fat, 11.91 grams of carbohydrates and a contribution of 154 kilocalories per 250 milliliters. And you should not buy it because PROFECO found that the product had up to 75 milliliters less than the declared content, so it does not comply with the NOM-002-SCFI-201 standard.
LaLa 100 fresh lactose-free low carb light
It provides 8.85 grams of protein, contains 4.43 grams of fat, 8.37 grams of carbohydrates, and 109 kilocalories. But it does not comply with the solid non-fat content and the minimum density established by NOM-155-SCFI-2012.
LaLa 100 fresh lactose-free lactose-free
It contains 8.94 grams of protein, 4.45 grams of fat, 7.74 grams of carbohydrates, and 107 kilocalories per 250 milliliters. But this product does not comply with the content of non-fat solids and the minimum density established by NOM-155-SCFI-2012.
And now that you know the milks that you should NOT buy according to PROFECO.
Source: Somos News