Nutrient research

Browse reports on nutrient-related hazards. Project reports cover sodium, folic acid, iodine, and other essential nutrients.

Other reports

Level of trans fatty acids in the NZ food supply
Report
2003/04 New Zealand Total Diet Survey — Agricultural Compound Residues, Selected Contaminants and Nutrients
Report

Iodine project reports

Technological issues with Iodine fortification of foods
Report
Scientific Interpretive Summary - Iodine in salt
Report
Levels of Iodine in NZ retail salt - FW09060
Report
Update report on the dietary iodine intake of New Zealand children following fortification of bread with iodine
Technical paper
Dietary iodine intake of New Zealand children following fortification of bread with iodine
Technical paper
The Impact of Mandatory Fortification of Bread with Iodine
Technical paper
Mandatory iodine fortification in New Zealand: Supplement to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2016 report - Monitoring the health impacts of mandatory folic acid and iodine fortification
Technical paper

Vitamin D project reports

Final Scientific Interpretive Summary - Vitamin D
Report
Vitamin D Final Report - Otago University
Report
Fortification overages of the food supply - Vitamin A Vitamin D and Calcium
Report
Determination of vitamin D in foods: Current knowledge and data gaps
Technical paper

Sodium project reports

Scientific Interpretive Summary-Sodium
Discussion paper
Survey of salt in processed foods - FW0601
Report
Sodium and Iodine in bread final - FW0917
Report
Scientific Interpretive Summary - Sodium and Iodine levels in bread
Report
Sodium and its effects on food safety and human health
Discussion paper

Folic acid project reports

Awareness and knowledge of Folate and Folic Acid - A survey of NZ women of child-bearing age - March-2011.pdf
Technical paper
Folic Acid Fortification: Consumers' attitudes and behaviours
Report
Fortification overages of the food supply - Folate - FW08030
Report
Fortification overages of the food supply - Folate and Iron
Report
Monitoring voluntary fortification of bread with folic acid
Technical paper
SIS - Measurement of folic acid fortification levels in the food supply
Report
SIS - monitoring voluntary fortification of bread with folic acid
Report
Voluntary Folic Acid Fortification Monitoring and Evaluation Report
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