Back To Nature Dinners Organic Macaroni & Cheese

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Certifications

  • ISO 14001
    ISO 14001

    Company rating on whether its facilities have been certified under the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 14001. Certification means the company meets ISO environmental management standards, which require a commitment to minimizing environmental impact and improving environmental performance. To learn more visit www.iso.org. Rating is relative to other companies in the same industry.

  • 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.

  • Climate Counts: Striding
    Climate Counts: Striding

    According to Climate Counts, this company is striding in the race to address climate change.

    Climate Counts is a non-profit campaign that scores companies annually on the basis of their voluntary action to reverse climate change. The Climate Counts Company Scorecard helps people vote with their dollars by making climate-conscious purchasing and investing choices that put pressure on the world’s most well-known companies to take the issue of climate change seriously.

    Launched by organics pioneer Stonyfield Farm, Climate Counts believes everyday consumers can be the most important activists in the fight against global warming. Climate Counts has currently evaluated 106 companies—representing over 3000 different brands—in thirteen major consumer sectors with plans to expand the number of companies and sectors soon.

    Climate Counts use a 0-to-100 point scale and 22 criteria to determine if companies have:

    • Measured their climate “footprint”
    • Reduced their impact on global warming
    • Supported (or suggest intent to block) progressive climate legislation
    • Publicly disclosed their climate actions clearly and comprehensively

    Learn more at www.climatecounts.org.

  • Top 50 Companies for Diversity
    Top 50 Companies for Diversity

    The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity® is the leading assessment of diversity management in corporate America and globally. Participation in the survey has increased dramatically, up 19 percent in 2011 to 535 companies. The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity survey shows increased participation for its detailed, empirically driven ranking, which is divided into four key areas: CEO Commitment Human Capital Corporate and Organizational Communications Supplier Diversity Learn more at: www.diversityinc.com

Back To Nature Dinners Organic Macaroni & Cheese

6.1

Health

This product has an average nutrition score.
5.7
  • 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
      • 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: 3.5 out of 10
    3.5
    • Overall Nutritional Value
      3.5
      • 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: 4.6 out of 10
        4.6
      • Sodium
        Sodium
        Tells whether this product exceeds the limit suggested by the CSPI (Center for Science in the Public Interest)
        Rating: 0 out of 10
        0

Environment

This company's environmental policies, practices and performance place it among the best 50% of companies rated by GoodGuide.
6.3
  • 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: 6.3 out of 10
    6.3
    • Transparency
      Transparency
      Summary evaluation of the amount of data a company makes public for assessing its environmental practices and performance.
      GoodGuide, Transparency
      Rating: 7.1 out of 10
      7.1
    • Resource Use
      Resource Use
      Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to resouce use, considering energy, water and materials.
      Rating: 7.0 out of 10
      7.0
    • 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: 5.8 out of 10
      5.8
    • 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: 5.6 out of 10
      5.6

Ingredients

  • Semolina (from Wheat)
  • Skim Milk
  • Cheddar Cheese
  • Cultured Pasteurized Milk
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Non Animal-derived Enzymes
  • Cornstarch
  • Yeast Extract
  • Annatto
  • Whey

Nutrition

Serving Size
70g
Amount Per Serving
Calories 240

%DV*

3%
Fat 3g
5%
Saturated Fat 1.0g
low
Trans Fat 0g
low
1.0%
Cholesterol 5mg
low
26%
Sodium 630mg
high
Carbohydrate 49g
8%
Dietary Fiber 2g
Sugars 8g
low
Protein 10g
0%
Vitamin A
15%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
4%
Iron
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.