Sourced from their FAQ:
🥕 What is Yuka’s mission?
Yuka’s goal is to improve consumer health by helping them make sense of product labels and make better choices for their health.
Our vision is that through informed purchasing, consumers will be able to leverage their buying power to drive the agro-food and cosmetics industries towards improving their product offerings.
?Is Yuka a completely independent application? More Info »
Yes, the Yuka application is entirely independent.
This means that our product evaluations and recommendations are entirely objective: no brand or manufacturer can influence them in any way. What’s more, the application doesn’t do any advertising.
💰 How is the application financed?
The Yuka project is financed with two sources of revenue :
A paid version of the application. Users who choose to do so can become members and register for our Premium offer, which provides several additional features: a search bar, an offline mode and unlimited product history. Personalized alerts on allergens and undesirable ingredients will also be added in the near future.
A Nutrition Program. This online program allows participants to learn the basics of a healthy diet in just 10 weeks. The program helps participants discover the golden rules of a healthy diet. It also provides access to recipes and a nutritionist.
🔒 Does Yuka exploit user data?
For ethical reasons, Yuka does not exploit or resell any user data. The data remains strictly confidential.
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