Chocolate maker gains approval to market health claims of cocoa

|By:, SA News Editor

The European Commission approves the claim by Barry Callebaut (BCYCBF.PK) that the consumption of cocoa flavanols has health benefits.

A daily intake of 200 milligrams of cocoa flavanols can help control blood flow, according to the agency.

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