Los Angeles, Calif. (PRWEB) August 02, 2014
HUMAN Healthy Vending (http://www.healthyvending.com), a nationwide, award-winning franchisor of healthy vending machine companies, announces the release of its site, SmartSnacksInSchool.com, the countries initially plus just url focused on helping universities inside complying with all the USDAs hot competitive food rules called, “Smart Snacks inside School.”
On June 27th, the USDA introduced its Smart Snacks inside School rules, that affect the 100,000+ simple, center plus significant universities which accept assistance within the National School Lunch System. Smart Snacks inside School are a happen of the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2014, that set a deadline for the USDA to update its 1979 school snack guidelines.
The Smart Snacks inside School rules affect competitive foods, that are snacks available inside vending machines, a la carte lunch lines plus inside student shops, plus set limits found on the amount of calories, fats, glucose plus sodium enabled inside snacks, when requiring which snacks be predominantly created with dairy, complete grains, protein, fruits and/or veggies.
Acceptable beverages, beneath these rules, are limited to: water or carbonated water; unflavored low-fat milk; flavored or unflavored fat-free dairy plus soy alternatives; plus 100% fruit or vegetable juices. Allowable part sizes of juices plus dairy differ by level. There are more drink choices for significant school pupils, including lower or calorie-free beverages, though, universities cannot market regular-calorie sports refreshments.
Schools should comply with these rules by July 1, 2014.
SmartSnacksInSchool.com has the following free resources to universities, nutrition experts, plus parents:
����Guide plus movie to learning the nutrient limits about competitive foods.
����Guide plus movie with 5 convenient methods to transitioning from a universities active vending system to a healthy vending system.
����Guide plus movie with explanations because to why universities could act today, instead of wait till upcoming year, to confirm conformity with Smart Snacks inside School.
����Guide to Competitive Foods plus Smart Snacks inside School, that is utilized because a handout. This guide breaks down Smart Snacks inside Schools nutrient limits plus rules inside an easy-to-understand formatting.
����Guide to Smart Snacks inside School Calculations. This guide offers we the formulations to assess whether a snack meets the nutrient limits.
We are proud to launch SmartSnacksInSchool.com because the preeminent resource for school conformity with all the Smart Snacks inside School rules, mentioned Sean Kelly, CEO plus Co-Founder of HUMAN Healthy Vending. We like to assist universities transition to USDA-compliant snacks inside because seamless a technique because potential. There is not any need for universities to get rid of vending machine profits or to have the headache of striving to figure this out about their own. Weve worked with thousands of universities over the nation plus wish To pay it forward by providing free resources about Smart Snacks inside School.
For more info about Smart Snacks inside School, please see SmartSnacksinSchool.com. For info about having healthy vending at a school place, please click contact about http://www.healthyvending.com or call 310.845.7745.
About HUMAN Healthy Vending
HUMAN (Helping Unite Mankind And Nutrition) Healthy Vendings mission is to make healthy food more convenient than junk food. HUMAN accomplishes this by placing high-tech and eco-friendly vending machines that only vend better-for-you foods and drinks, including fresh produce and locally-sourced foods, in schools, hospitals, gyms and corporate locations across the world. In addition to providing healthful food options, HUMAN machines provide nutrition education via high-definition LCD screens that display streaming videos and other digital content. HUMAN currently has more than 1,500 machines placed across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.
HUMAN Healthy Vending has been ranked by Entrepreneur as one of its Top 100 Brilliant Companies and by Forbes as one of Americas Most Promising Companies (two years in a row).
HUMAN donates 10% of profits to charities that fight the causes of childhood obesity and malnutrition, with a predominate recipient of those funds being HUMANs non-profit arm, HUMAN Everywhere. HUMAN Everywheres mission is to leverage the power of social entrepreneurship to improve the nations collective health by increasing access to nutrition education and healthful foods while advocating for public policy that contributes to these goals.