National Food Institute - Technical University of Denmark (DTU) Danish Food Composition Databank - ed. 7.01



Fortificated or enriched foods - meaning ordinary foods with extra nutrients added - are not as common in Denmark as in other countries.

The following pages (in Danish) describes the topic

Some Danish foods may contain added nutrients. For further information (in Danish) concerning the legal implications, you are referred to

All permitted food additives, among these the nutrients, are included in the Positive List. From this list, it appears which food additives that are permitted in which foods and in which amounts. The newest Positive List was published on 14 February 2008.

Department of Nutrition  -   Mørkhøj Bygade 19  -  DK-2860 Søborg, Denmark  -  Phone +45 35 88 70 00 Updated 2009-03-16