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Potential risks of eating dark chocolate

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Posted: 12/27/2022 4:23:42 PM
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How believable is all the data... Consumer report could be a big scam💩... I’m quite suspicious in surveys like this when 💰 can buy everything and everyone🤑
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Posted: 1/3/2023 2:12:31 AM
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Thanks searcher7, but "heavy metal food scientist"? I suspect that’s a title he gave himself. Maybe he has a valid point though. Not sure 
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I believe that the Consumer Labs’ report identified only cocoa sourced from South America as having excessive cadmium levels. 
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I don’t believe consumer labs... It’s a bias organization (they all are) 🤔💩


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... in conclusion about the chocolate, I eat Ghirardelli 86 and Lindt 85- 90. I’ve decided this is my poison 🤣


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Ah! Thank you.😊
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Ah ok, I see. Thanks for clearing that up. I had googled the guy and some of the results were less than flattering
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My poison: Lindt 95% 16-20 grams after dinner.  Unlikely to give this up as every other chocolate I have tried tastes too sweet.


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Lindt 85?
Ghirardelli 86?


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Also guessing about Ghirardelli 92%, which in our house we decide "passes," since the Ghirardelli line seems to fare well.


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Thanks for the link to As You Sow, Bob. The only dark chocolate I see that they deem safe is Sam’s Choice 90%, although testing was in 2018. My local Walmart hasn’t had it for a while, but I enjoyed it.


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Go chocolate go 😜


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