icon of Nutrition Calculator (NuCal 營計寶)

Nutrition Calculator (NuCal 營計寶) is a mobile application tool. It is updated from an internet tool called Nutrition Label Widget developed by the Centre for Food Safety in 2010 for making better food choices by using nutrition labels.

Main Functions

  1. Support multi-user to set up personal profile for calculating Body Mass Index (BMI) and Daily Energy Requirement.
  2. Construct your personal database of your favourite prepackaged food.
  3. Rank food in your personal database by contents of fat, sugars or sodium and show food which meets the conditions claiming low fat, low sugars or low sodium.
  4. Exchange the information of food in your personal database with other users through Bluetooth.
  5. Recognise daily upper limit and daily intake goal of different nutrients in scrolling widget.
  6. With the amount of food consumed, estimate how much nutrients you will take.
  7. Estimate your desirable nutrient intake as compared with the daily intake upper limit.
  8. Keep track of nutrient intake and percentage of daily intake upper limit with reference to intake history records. (Retain maximum 30 records). User can also delete selected records.
  9. Support both Android devices and iPhone devices.

iPhone screenshot

Android device screenshot

Download

A) Download for iPhone Device

You can download the NuCal (for iOS) by one of the following ways

  1. At the iTunes website http://itunes.apple.com/hk/app/id469886283?mt=8 ; or
  2. At the Hong Kong App Store and search by keywords - "nucal" , "cfs" or "nutrition calculator"; or
  3. Make use of the Quick Response (QR) Code below

    How to Use QR Code?

Require iOS 8.0 or above. Compatible with iPhone、iPad and iPod touch.

B) Download for Android Device

Help

Disclaimer

The result generated by NuCal is determined by the data entered. Food traders may change their recipe and packaging from time to time and users may keep track of the foods of their interest.