Welcome to the ILSI Crop Composition Database

Version 6.1

About the Database

Nutritional composition studies that assess similarities and differences of levels of important nutrients and anti-nutrients are an essential part of the safety assessment of new crop varieties that are used as food and feed.

Managed by the ILSI Research Foundation, the ILSI Crop Composition Database (ILSI-CCDB) contains crop composition data obtained from studies conducted over a number of years at worldwide locations. The data it contains provides insight into the natural variability of the nutritional composition of conventional crops.
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Version 6.1 Update

Some canola data sets were temporarily removed from Version 6.0 for correction of method codes. These data sets were unavailable from November 3rd, 2018 through November 29th, 2018. The Version 6.1 update includes all canola data sets with changes made to correct the method codes for some analytes in the category Bio Actives and Glucosinolates. These changes had no effect on data values, ranges or reported units of measurement.

A new version of the Crop Composition Database is planned for release around December 31st 2018. Version 6.1 will not be available independently after launch of the new version (v7.0). Version 7.0 will include all data from version 6.1 as well as significant additions of new data.

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