(2.5% of the score)
Companies can support healthy diets and active lifestyles for their own staff by providing employee health and wellness programs. In addition to other benefits, these programs can help facilitate a company culture that contributes to a greater focus on improving the company's nutrition practices. Supporting breastfeeding mothers through supportive working practices and by providing appropriate facilities is another way that companies can support those mothers to give their infants a healthy start to life. Companies can also help consumers to adopt healthy diets and active lifestyles through support for education programs.
Category E assesses the extent to which companies support efforts to encourage healthy lifestyles through three criteria:
E1 Supporting staff health and wellness.
E2 Supporting breastfeeding mothers in the workplace.
E3 Supporting consumer-oriented healthy diet and active lifestyle programs.
To perform well in this category, companies should:
The Access to Nutrition Index rates food and beverage manufacturers´ nutrition-related policies, practices and disclosures worldwide on a recurring basis.
Access to Nutrition Foundation
Arthur van Schendelstraat 650
3511 MJ Utrecht
+31 (0)30 410 09 16