About BNF

The British Nutrition Foundation is a registered charity.

  • We provide impartial, evidence-based information on food and nutrition. Our core purpose is to make nutrition science accessible to all. (Find out more here.)
  • We do not lobby, endorse any products, engage in food advertising campaigns or allow commercial or political pressure to influence us when publishing or disseminating information.
  • We are a Certified Member of the Information Standard, a quality mark supported by NHS England which identifies our website as a reliable and trustworthy source of information. (Find out more here.)
  • Our Council and Trustees ensure that we deliver our charitable aims, are impartial, transparent and act with integrity. A majority of our Council are leading academics, supported by leaders in education, communication and the food chain. (Find out more here.)
  • Our funding comes from EU projects; contracts with government departments; conferences, publications and training; membership subscriptions; donations and project grants from food producers and manufacturers, retailers and food service companies; funding from grant providing bodies, trusts and other charities. (Find out more here.)
  • We are proud of our long-established reputation for partnership working. What sets BNF apart is its ability to bring together those with an interest in food and nutrition from diverse sectors - academia, medicine, education, communication and the food chain.

Who we are

The British Nutrition Foundation is a registered charity. We provide impartial, evidence-based information on food and nutrition. Our core purpose is to make nutrition science accessible to all. ( Find out more here. ) We do not lobby, endorse any...

What we do

Our core purpose is to make nutrition science accessible to all. Often in collaboration with others, we do this through the interpretation, translation and communication of often complex scientific information, making it relevant to the needs of diverse...

Support what we do

You can help us - by making a donation to the charitable work of the British Nutrition Foundation. We are proud of the work we do, explaining nutrition science to people in order that they can make their own informed health and lifestyle choices. If you...

Supporters

The British Nutrition Foundation's scientific integrity, objectivity and impartiality ensure that it is held in high esteem within the nutrition and education communities, and it protects this standing through its strong governance structure and working...

Case studies

Case studies of the work we undertake.

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