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Description

Search, browse or scan safe and healthy consumer product goods based on scientific ratings.

Outside the U.S.: Though our product ratings currently cover U.S. products, similar versions of the same product are available in many countries. If you live outside of the U.S., you can still use this app as thousands of consumers currently do. Just make sure to compare the ingredient lists for differences.

About the GoodGuide App:
This app includes scientific ratings for thousands of food, personal care and cleaners. Use this app to:
•Scan, search or browse Products, Brands, and Companies
•Identify the highest rated products on the market
•Find out the Nutritional Value of Food products
•Find out the Health Hazards of Personal Care and Household Cleaning products
•Find out whether a product contains ingredients with health concerns
•Get informed about the potential health effects of different chemicals
•Discover better alternatives for your daily purchases

About the GoodGuide Rating:
The GoodGuide Rating was developed using methodologies that are grounded in the sciences of informatics and health risk assessment. Products are scored from a low of 0 to a high of 10. The higher the rating, the better the product from a health perspective.

About GoodGuide:
GoodGuide’s mission is to provide consumers with the information they need to make better shopping decisions. We believe that as more consumers choose products that contain ingredients with fewer health concerns, retailers and manufacturers face compelling incentives to make and sell better products.

To fulfill our mission, GoodGuide combines manufacturer-provided information about product ingredients with authoritative information on the health effects of chemicals. We rate products so that consumers can have instant access to credible information about products that would be very difficult for anyone to develop on their own. We are a team of scientific experts in product and chemical information and have been engaged in this project for ten years.

GoodGuide has grown to become the web’s most comprehensive and credible resource for information about the impact of consumer products on human health. Hundreds of thousands consumers use GoodGuide’s website and mobile apps every month to help decode product labels, research ingredients, and make more informed decisions about the products they purchase.

What's New

Version 8.2.5

Updated brand and company profile pages. Performance enhancements and minor bug fixes.

Ratings and Reviews

3 out of 5

14 Ratings

14 Ratings

How can every ingredient not be harmful?

Boltesian

I wanted to look around and find why some food items were rated worse than others. A 4 rating white bread had a few chemical ingredients listed as well as high fructose corn syrup. Every ingredient though was listed as “no know health concerns...”. So what’s the bad stuff in this bread then? Hard to have faith in what the ratings are when you can’t discern why some are rated bad.

Can be an awesome app.

0808kay08082013

This app is very helpful when the product is actually in their database BUT recently I haven’t been able to find a lot of different skincare, body, or hair care products which is a huge let down. PLEASE ADD MORE BEAUTY PRODUCTS TO YOUR DATABASE!

Nice idea, but not really useable

lomeister

Can’t find most products on my shelf and crashes frequently. Even when the product is found, there is not enough information to know, for example, why a certain organic mustard has ingredients that are “hazardous.”

Information

Seller
GoodGuide, Inc.
Size
23.2 MB
Category
Shopping
Compatibility
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© 2016 UL LLC
Price
Free

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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