‘Afvalrepen and maaltijdshakes full of sugar’
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Afvalrepen and maaltijdshakes often contain a lot of sugar, according to research by the Consumers ‘ association.
Manufacturers prices these products are often as well balanced meal replacements with all the essential nutrients to be healthy in the fall. But there are usually very low in fiber and protein, writes the bond in the Gezondgids.
31 meal replacements that the bond in a lab commissioned research, scored 23 lower than a 6 for the composition.
So it contains a drinkmaaltijd of Weight Care (330 ml) more sugar than a glass of cola. And two Slim Maaltijdrepen of Lucovitaal (equal to a meal) contain more sugar than one Snickers.
Only seven meal replacements contain enough protein, at least 20 grams per meal.