The Open Food Facts API provides access to data and information on food products from around the world. Access extensive data on product ingredients, nutrition facts, allergens, additives, and search/filter by product or brand. This free and open API is JSON-based and accessed over HTTP using product barcode information. Developers should note that the API is still experimental, and may change. The authors ask that you join the API mailing list to be kept abreast of changes and updates. Join the mailing list at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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