Milk provides important nutrients for every phase of life

By offering reliable, tasty and healthy dairy products FrieslandCampina WAMCO is contributing towards national food and nutrient security. Milk is by nature a very nutritious product. It contains essential nutrients, such as proteins, vitamins B2 and B12, and minerals such as calcium. Milk provides important nutrients for every phase of life: for children; healthy growth, for sportsmen and women; to help muscles recover, and for older people; high concentration of nutrients per calorie.

Milk and dairy as a component of a sustainable diet

According to the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) a sustainable diet is a diet with a low environmental impact that contributes towards food security and a healthy life for current and future generations. This means that in sustainable diets, nutritional value and environmental impact must be in balance. The FAO also sees dairy playing a major role. Milk by nature contains essential nutrients such as proteins, vitamins B2 and B12 and minerals such as calcium.