After testing some products from Mindful Nourishment, LLC, individually and dba Zing Bar, we found four products we alleged to be in violation of Proposition 65 in regards to lead and/or cadmium amounts. Below is the timeline of events of the case between ERC and Zing Bar.
On October 22, 2020, Environmental Research Center filed a Notice of Violation of California Law Proposition 65, against Mindful Nourishment, LLC, individually and dba Zing Bar.
In this action, ERC alleges that FOUR specific products manufactured, distributed, or sold by Mindful Nourishment, LLC, contain lead and/or cadmium, a chemical listed under Proposition 65 as a carcinogen and reproductive toxin, and expose consumers to lead at a level requiring a Proposition 65 warning.
These products are:
1. Zing Bar Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip - Lead
2. Zing Bar Dark Chocolate Mint - Lead, Cadmium
3. Zing Bar Dark Chocolate Coconut - Lead
4. Zing Bar Dark Chocolate Mocha - Lead