TABLE B-5C Comparison of Current and Revised Food Packages with Regard to Nutrients Offered, Nutrients and Ingredients to Limit in the Diete

 

 

Nutrients Offered

Participant Category and Priority Nutrient

Dietary Guidance

Current Package

Revised Package

Change

Infants, 6–11.9 mo, fully breast-fed

Food Package No.

 

Current II

Revised II-BF

 

Trans fatty acids, g/dd

<0.1

0.14

+

Infants, 6–11.9 mo, fully formula-fed

Food Package No.

 

Current II

Revised II-FF

 

Trans fatty acids, g/dd

0.02

0.02

Children, 1–1.9 y

Food Package No.

 

Current IV

Revised IV-A

 

Trans fatty acids, g/dd

0.59

0.69

+

Children, 2–4.9 ye

Food Package No.

 

Current IV

Revised IV-B

 

Saturated fat, g/d

13.8

6.3

Saturated fat, % of food energy

<10

15.6

8.4

Cholesterol, mg/d

<300

279

113

Trans fatty acids, g/dd

0.59

0.42

Pregnant women and lactating women, 14–44 ye

Food Package No.

 

Current V

Revised V

 

Saturated fat, g/d

15.1

7.9

Saturated fat, % of food energy

<10

15.8

8.7

Cholesterol, mg/d

<300

288

118

Trans fatty acids, g/d

0.66

0.45

Non-breastfeeding postpartum women, 14–44 ye

Food Package No.

 

Current VI

Revised VI

 

Saturated fat, g/d

12.9

5.9

Saturated fat, % of food energy

<10

17.2

9.1

Cholesterol, g/d

<300

279

111

Trans fatty acids, g/d

0.53

0.28

Lactating women, 14–44 ye

Food Package No.

 

Current VII

Revised VII

 

Saturated fat, g/d

19.0

12.0

Saturated fat, % of food energy

<10

16.1

11.0

Cholesterol, mg/d

<300

307

227

Trans fatty acids, g/d

0.81

0.58

NOTES FOR TABLES B-5A THROUGH B-5C: AI = Adequate Intake, used when necessary, indicated by an asterisk (*); AMDR = Acceptable Macronutrient Distribution Range, indicated by a dagger (†); AT = (alpha)-tocopherol; ATE = (alpha)-tocopherol equivalents; DFE = dietary folate equivalents; EAR = Estimated Average Requirement, used when available; EER = Estimated Energy Requirement; kcal = kilocalories; RAE = retinol activity equivalents; RDA = Recommended Dietary Allowance; UL = Tolerable Upper Intake Level.



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