Health Valley Heart Wise Cereal

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About the Brand

Other Products by Health Valley:
Cold Cereals, Breakfast, Packaged Foods, and Food. View all 138 products

Certifications

  • Leaping Bunny Certified
    Leaping Bunny Certified

    Indicates that the manufacturer of this product has been certified as cruelty-free by The Coalition for Consumer Information on Cosmetics (CCIC). CCIC's certification, indicated by the Leaping Bunny logo, provides "assurance that no new animal testing is used in any phase of product development by the company, its laboratories, or suppliers." To be certified, companies must agree to the Leaping Bunny Corporate Standard of Compassion for Animals, a voluntary pledge that "cosmetic, personal care, and/or household product companies make to clear animal testing from all stages of product development. The company's ingredient suppliers make the same pledge and the result is a product guaranteed to be 100 percent free of new animal testing. All Leaping Bunny companies must be open to independent audits, and commitments are renewed on an annual basis." For more information, visit www.leapingbunny.org.

  • True Food Network's non-GMO Shopping Guide
    True Food Network's non-GMO Shopping Guide

    Indicates whether a company has stated that its food products do not contain genetically-modified organisms (GMO). Compiled from survey results by The True Food Network, a project of the Center for Food Safety (www.truefoodnow.org). Note that U.S. food manufacturers are not required to label products as GMO-free.

  • Certified USDA Organic
    Certified USDA Organic

    Indicates that this product is produced using organic methods or made with organic ingredients. Organic farming systems rely on ecologically based practices such as cultural and biological pest management, exclusion of all synthetic chemicals, antibiotics, and hormones in crop and livestock production. Certification is conducted by entities that have been approved by the US Department of Agriculture, using national standards that define organic production.

Health Valley Heart Wise Cereal

6.3

Health

This product has a high nutrition score.
8.9
  • Product Management
    Product Management
    This component of GoodGuide’s rating system evaluates whether a company or its products are managed for sustainability. Third-party certifications that verify the health or environmental performance of a company or product increase scores.
    Rating: 10 out of 10
    10
    • Certifications
      10
      • True Food Network's non-GMO Shopping Guide
      • Certified USDA Organic
  • Human Health Impacts
    Human Health Impacts
    This component of GoodGuide’s rating system evaluates the potential impacts of a product on human health. It incorporates a screening-level hazard assessment or nutritional evaluation, as well as other relevant indicators, like the regulatory status of ingredients. If ingredients pose potential health risks or have limited nutritional value, a product's score is lowered. If a product lacks the data needed to conduct a health evaluation, its score is also lowered to provide an incentive for manufacturers to disclose better information.
    Rating: 8.3 out of 10
    8.3
    • Overall Nutritional Value
      8.3
      • Core Nutrition Score, Score for Food based on Ratio of Recommended to Restricted Nutrients
        Core Nutrition Score, Score for Food based on Ratio of Recommended to Restricted Nutrients
        Nutritional value based on the RRR nutritional system (ratio of recommended to restricted food components).
        Rating: 10 out of 10
        10
      • Sugar (Default Threshold)
        Sugar (Default Threshold)
        Tells whether this product exceeds the limit suggested by the WHO (World Health Organization)
        Rating: 0 out of 10
        0

Environment

This company's environmental policies, practices and performance place it among the worst 50% of companies rated by GoodGuide.
4.8
  • Core Company Environmental Performance
    Core Company Environmental Performance
    Summary evaluation of a company's overall environmental performance, considering its management policies and practices; resource use; environmental impacts; and degree of environmental transparency.
    Rating: 4.8 out of 10
    4.8
    • Resource Use
      Resource Use
      Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to resouce use, considering energy, water and materials.
      Rating: 6.0 out of 10
      6.0
    • Environmental Impacts
      Environmental Impacts
      Summary evaluation of a company's environmental impacts, considering its policies and practices relating to air and water emissions, waste management and biodiversity.
      Rating: 4.8 out of 10
      4.8
    • Environmental Management
      Environmental Management
      Evaluation of a company's environmental management, considering how it is governed and whether it exhibits any leading edge practices or is involved in any controversies or compliance issues.
      Rating: 4.5 out of 10
      4.5
    • Transparency
      Transparency
      Summary evaluation of the amount of data a company makes public for assessing its environmental practices and performance.
      GoodGuide, Transparency
      Rating: 3.7 out of 10
      3.7

Ingredients

  • Wheat Bran
  • Whole Grain Wheat Flour
  • Oat Flour
  • Corn Flour
  • Oat Bran
  • Brown Rice Flour
  • Barley Flour
  • Wheat Flour
  • Amaranth Flour
  • Soy Flour
  • Cane Juice
  • Soy Protein
  • Flax Seed
  • Wheat (Triticum Vulgare) Starch
  • Honey
  • Almond Meal
  • Natural Butter Flavor
  • Milk
  • Corn
  • Annatto
  • Turmeric
  • Canola Oil
  • Vitamin E
  • Vitamin C
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Oat Syrup
  • Sodium Bicarbonate
  • Potassium Bitartrate
  • Oats

Nutrition

Serving Size
1 Cup (55g)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 200

%DV*

4%
Fat 3g
0%
Saturated Fat 0g
low
Trans Fat 0g
low
Polyunsaturated Fat 0g
0%
Cholesterol 0mg
low
5%
Sodium 140mg
low
6%
Potassium 220mg
12%
Carbohydrate 37g
20%
Dietary Fiber 5g
Sugars 11g
high
22%
Protein 11g
8%
Vitamin A
80%
Vitamin C
10%
Vitamin D
50%
Vitamin E
50%
Thiamin
50%
Riboflavin
50%
Vitamin B6
50%
Vitamin B12
50%
Niacin
50%
Folic Acid
50%
Calcium
60%
Iron
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.