It is important to note that the food supply programs were the main way of getting food to the families included in CCFF (93.
Moreover, the CCFF program assists families in precarious living conditions previously selected from a municipal registry, while the PR, although aimed primarily at low-income workers (formal and informal) and families at risk of FI, is accessible to the entire population.
In PR, the meals served are designed by nutritionists, and the CCFF distributes only healthy products--fruits, vegetables and eggs.
As familias incluidas no CCFF apresentaram condicoes socioeconomicas mais desfavoraveis, em comparacao com os beneficiarios do PR.
A classe economica predominante em ambos os programas foi a classe C (representando 57,7% e 50,6% dos beneficiarios do CCFF e do RP, respectivamente), seguido pela classe D (27,9% e 43,7%, respectivamente).
O nivel de escolaridade dos chefes das familias atendidas pelos dois programas foi muito baixo, destacando-se um alto percentual de pessoas que estudaram ate a 4 serie fundamental (65,5% e 52,9% para CCFF e RP, respectivamente).
To eliminate waste and augment the overall quality of its mixtures, CCFF turned to PIAB Vacuum Conveyors, a company specializing in innovative vacuum technology used in automated material handling and factory automation processes.
PIAB provided CCFF with three vacuum conveyors to improve its blending process.
This feature is particularly relevant for CCFF, since many of the powders they convey are non-free flowing.
While other vendors were considered, Miller contends that PIAB met all the necessary criteria CCFF used to evaluate other systems.