On the event of World Consumers Day, the UFC-Que Choisir is launching a free software that can permit Caledonians to study extra about the merchandise they devour.
Hunt undesirable substances out of your every day life, determine merchandise accountable and those that usually are not and verify the dietary high quality of merchandise present in shops is what the software “What product” presents. This is not the first time the UFC has launched a software of this sort, however the earlier one solely involved beauty merchandise.
“Which product” makes it potential to decipher the composition of beauty, meals and likewise family merchandise and already has greater than 370,000 references in its given database: 230,000 cosmetics, 134,000 meals, and 6,000 home goods.
According to the affiliation, 31% of beauty merchandise current a median or vital danger for grownup shoppers and 40% of detergents usually are not beneficial or needs to be prevented. As for meals merchandise, 49% have Nutri-score D or E, i.e. the worst dietary scores, therefore the curiosity of this device which, along with informing the client, systematically presents alternate options more healthy in the similar wanted product line.
The extra Caledonians will use it, the extra the database will develop and the extra shoppers can have entry to impartial data. The UFC-What to decide on had deliberate to reap the benefits of this Consumer Day “to go to supermarkets, and present the application to customers”, says Luce Lorenzin, president of the affiliation. But, the arrival of the Covid on the territory has modified the scenario. So the UFC Que Choose invitations Caledonians to reap the benefits of confinement to to scan the contents of their rest room and kitchen cabinets and their family merchandise.
Luce Lorenzin, President of UFC Que Choisir presents the “Which product” software