|Nutritional value per serving|
|Serving size||92 g|
|Energy||2,100 kJ (500 kcal)|
|Ingredients||peanut paste, vegetable oil,|
powdered milk, powdered sugar,
|Percentages are relative to US recommendations for adults.|
Source: Nutriset, France
Plumpy'Nut is a peanut-based paste wrapped in plastic, used to treat severe malnutrition. It's manufactured by Nutriset, a French company. The paste removes the need for hospitalization, and the 92-gram (3¼ oz) packages of it can be eaten at home and allows large numbers of people to be treated.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Plumpy'Nut®". Nutriset. Retrieved 4 April 2018.
- ↑ "Nutriset". 2011-09-30. Archived from the original on 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2021-01-12.
- ↑ Rice, Andrew (2010-09-02). "The Peanut Solution (Published 2010)". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2021-01-12.