Kelloggs Special K Vanilla Almond Crisp Cereal - 14 Oz

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About the Brand

Brand:
Special K
Parent Company:
Kellogg Company

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.

  • Member of Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)
    Member of Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)

    Indicates the manufacturer of this product is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). Planting of plantations of palm oil, which may be in as many as 1 in 10 cosmetics products, can result in significant deforestation of tropical rainforests and threatens the survival of endangered species such as the orangutan and Sumatran tiger. The RSPO, which was established in 2001, is committed to promoting the growth and use of sustainable palm oil through co-operation within the supply chain and open dialogue with its stakeholders. To learn more, visit www.rspo.org.

  • 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.

Kelloggs Special K Vanilla Almond Crisp Cereal - 14 Oz

5.6

Health

This product contains problematic, banned, or contaminated ingredients.
5.0
  • 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: 5.0 out of 10
    5.0
    • Human Health Impacts, Score for Food based on Ratio of Recommended to Restricted Nutrients
      Human Health Impacts, 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
    • Other Negative Aspects
      Other Negative Aspects
      Human health impact scores are adjusted lower if a product includes ingredients that are considered "bad actors," such as chemicals that have been banned by regulatory agencies or targeted for phase out, or if its production process utilizes hazardous chemicals or introduces contaminants to the product.
      Rating: 5.0 out of 10
      5.0
      • High Fructose Corn Syrup
        High Fructose Corn Syrup
        Tells whether this product contains High Fructose Corn Syrup
        GoodGuide, High Fructose Corn Syrup
        Rating: 5.0 out of 10
        5.0

Environment

This company's environmental policies, practices and performance place it among the best 50% of companies rated by GoodGuide.
5.9
  • 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: 5.9 out of 10
    5.9
    • Transparency
      Transparency
      Summary evaluation of the amount of data a company makes public for assessing its environmental practices and performance.
      GoodGuide, Transparency
      Rating: 6.7 out of 10
      6.7
    • 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: 6.1 out of 10
      6.1
    • 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: 5.1 out of 10
      5.1

Ingredients

  • Whole Grain Wheat
  • Sugar
  • Dry Roasted Almonds
  • Maltodextrin
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Malt Flavor
  • Pyridoxine Hydrochloride
  • Vitamin A
  • Rice
  • Honey
  • Water
  • High Fructose Corn Syrup
  • Vitamin C
  • Natural Flavors
  • Artificial Flavor
  • Iron
  • Nicotinamide
  • Riboflavin
  • Thiamin Mononitrate
  • Butylated Hydroxytoluene
  • Folic Acid
  • Vitamin D

Nutrition

Serving Size
0.75 cup
Amount Per Serving
Calories 110

%DV*

2%
Fat 1.5g
0%
Saturated Fat 0g
low
Trans Fat 0g
low
0%
Cholesterol 0mg
low
6%
Sodium 160mg
low
2%
Potassium 70mg
Carbohydrate 25g
4%
Dietary Fiber 1.0g
Sugars 9g
low
Other Carbohydrate 15g
Protein 2g
15%
Vitamin A
35%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
45%
Iron
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.