- Nov 24, 2020
- Reaction score
- Pacific Northwest
Can metals be taken up into the plant to cause the source of this problem? Are other nuts, pods etc at risk as well? Consumer Reports is said to be the testing source in this article:
Consumer Reports Found Lead In Dark Chocolate From Trader Joe's, Lindt, And More - Tasting TableIf you like dark chocolate, you're not going to like the findings of a new study that looked at lead and cadmium levels in popular dark chocolate bars.www.tastingtable.com
This source article has a lot of answers and context. Still bothersome to me.
Lead and Cadmium Could Be in Your Dark Chocolate - Consumer ReportsConsumer Reports tested 28 dark chocolate bars and found cadmium and lead in all of them. Here's how to limit your heavy metal exposure.www.consumerreports.org
Heavy metals found in dark chocolate including Hershey's and Trader Joe's
Consumer Reports says potentially harmful levels of cadmium and lead were detected in some chocolate brands.
I saw this article and weeped!