Milk and its goodness
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.