Green and Blacks Maya Gold Chocolate Bar

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About the Brand

Parent Company:
Green & Black's
Parent Company:
Cadbury Plc
Other Products by Green & Black's:
Candy, Packaged Foods, Chocolate Bar, and Food. View all 16 products

Nutrition

Serving Size
12 Pieces
Amount Per Serving
Calories 220

%DV*

20%
Fat 13g
40%
Saturated Fat 8g
high
Trans Fat 0g
low
0%
Cholesterol 0mg
low
0%
Sodium 0mg
low
Carbohydrate 23g
12%
Dietary Fiber 3g
Sugars 18g
high
Protein 3g
0%
Vitamin A
0%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
6%
Iron
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Green and Blacks Maya Gold Chocolate Bar

7.0

Health

This product has a low nutrition score.
4.6
  • Product Management
    Product Management
    This component of GoodGuide’s rating system evaluates whether a company or its products are managed for sustainability. Third-party certifications that verify the health or environmental performance of a company or product increase scores.
    Rating: 10 out of 10
    10
    • Certifications
      10
      • Certified USDA Organic
  • Human Health Impacts
    Human Health Impacts
    This component of GoodGuide’s rating system evaluates the potential impacts of a product on human health. It incorporates a screening-level hazard assessment or nutritional evaluation, as well as other relevant indicators, like the regulatory status of ingredients. If ingredients pose potential health risks or have limited nutritional value, a product's score is lowered. If a product lacks the data needed to conduct a health evaluation, its score is also lowered to provide an incentive for manufacturers to disclose better information.
    Rating: 1.9 out of 10
    1.9
    • Overall Nutritional Value
      1.9
      • Core Nutrition Score, Score for Food based on Ratio of Recommended to Restricted Nutrients
        Core Nutrition Score, Score for Food based on Ratio of Recommended to Restricted Nutrients
        Nutritional value based on the RRR nutritional system (ratio of recommended to restricted food components).
        Rating: 2.9 out of 10
        2.9
      • Sugar (Default Threshold)
        Sugar (Default Threshold)
        Tells whether this product exceeds the limit suggested by the WHO (World Health Organization)
        Rating: 0 out of 10
        0
      • Saturated Fat
        Saturated Fat
        Tells whether this product exceeds the limit suggested by the AHA (American Heart Association)
        Rating: 0 out of 10
        0

Environment

This company's environmental policies, practices and performance place it among the best 5% of companies rated by GoodGuide.
8.2
  • Product
    10
    • Fairtrade Certified Chocolate
      Fairtrade Certified Chocolate
      Indicates that this product is Fairtrade certified.
      GoodGuide Bottled Beverages, Fair Trade Certification
      Rating: 10 out of 10
      10
    • Organic Chocolate Certification
      Organic Chocolate Certification
      Indicates that this product is USDA Organic
      USDA, Certified Organic
      Rating: 9.0 out of 10
      9.0
  • Core Company Environmental Performance
    Core Company Environmental Performance
    Summary evaluation of a company's overall environmental performance, considering its management policies and practices; resource use; environmental impacts; and degree of environmental transparency.
    Rating: 6.3 out of 10
    6.3
    • Transparency
      Transparency
      Summary evaluation of the amount of data a company makes public for assessing its environmental practices and performance.
      GoodGuide, Transparency
      Rating: 7.1 out of 10
      7.1
    • Resource Use
      Resource Use
      Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to resouce use, considering energy, water and materials.
      Rating: 7.0 out of 10
      7.0
    • Environmental Impacts
      Environmental Impacts
      Summary evaluation of a company's environmental impacts, considering its policies and practices relating to air and water emissions, waste management and biodiversity.
      Rating: 5.8 out of 10
      5.8
    • Environmental Management
      Environmental Management
      Evaluation of a company's environmental management, considering how it is governed and whether it exhibits any leading edge practices or is involved in any controversies or compliance issues.
      Rating: 5.6 out of 10
      5.6

Ingredients

  • Chocolate Liquor
  • Raw Cane Sugar
  • Cocoa Butter
  • Soy Lecithin
  • Natural Flavors
  • Spices
  • Vanilla Extract
  • Whole Milk Powder

Certifications

  • ISO 14001
    ISO 14001

    Company rating on whether its facilities have been certified under the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 14001. Certification means the company meets ISO environmental management standards, which require a commitment to minimizing environmental impact and improving environmental performance. To learn more visit www.iso.org. Rating is relative to other companies in the same industry.

  • Member of Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)
    Member of Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)

    Indicates the manufacturer of this product is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). Planting of plantations of palm oil, which may be in as many as 1 in 10 cosmetics products, can result in significant deforestation of tropical rainforests and threatens the survival of endangered species such as the orangutan and Sumatran tiger. The RSPO, which was established in 2001, is committed to promoting the growth and use of sustainable palm oil through co-operation within the supply chain and open dialogue with its stakeholders. To learn more, visit www.rspo.org.

  • Certified Organic Processes
    Certified Organic Processes

    The Cornucopia Institute is a non-profit organization engaged in educational activities to support the ecological principles and economic wisdom underlying sustainable and organic agriculture. Through research and investigations on agricultural issues, The Cornucopia Institute provides information to consumers, family farmers, and the media. The Organic Dairy Report and Scorecard is a national survey of organic dairy products, which differentiates ethical family farm producers from factory farm producers and brands that threaten to take over organic dairying. With this rating tool, you can see which brands and dairy products are produced using the best organic farming practices and ethics. Based on a year's research into the organic dairy business, the scorecard rates 68 different organic dairy brands and private-label products.

  • Certified Organic Farms
    Certified Organic Farms

    The Cornucopia Institute is a non-profit organization engaged in educational activities to support the ecological principles and economic wisdom underlying sustainable and organic agriculture. Through research and investigations on agricultural issues, The Cornucopia Institute provides information to consumers, family farmers, and the media. The Organic Dairy Report and Scorecard is a national survey of organic dairy products, which differentiates ethical family farm producers from factory farm producers and brands that threaten to take over organic dairying. With this rating tool, you can see which brands and dairy products are produced using the best organic farming practices and ethics. Based on a year's research into the organic dairy business, the scorecard rates 68 different organic dairy brands and private-label products.

  • Certified USDA Organic
    Certified USDA Organic

    Indicates that this product is produced using organic methods or made with organic ingredients. Organic farming systems rely on ecologically based practices such as cultural and biological pest management, exclusion of all synthetic chemicals, antibiotics, and hormones in crop and livestock production. Certification is conducted by entities that have been approved by the US Department of Agriculture, using national standards that define organic production.

  • Climate Counts: Striding
    Climate Counts: Striding

    According to Climate Counts, this company is striding in the race to address climate change.

    Climate Counts is a non-profit campaign that scores companies annually on the basis of their voluntary action to reverse climate change. The Climate Counts Company Scorecard helps people vote with their dollars by making climate-conscious purchasing and investing choices that put pressure on the world’s most well-known companies to take the issue of climate change seriously.

    Launched by organics pioneer Stonyfield Farm, Climate Counts believes everyday consumers can be the most important activists in the fight against global warming. Climate Counts has currently evaluated 106 companies—representing over 3000 different brands—in thirteen major consumer sectors with plans to expand the number of companies and sectors soon.

    Climate Counts use a 0-to-100 point scale and 22 criteria to determine if companies have:

    • Measured their climate “footprint”
    • Reduced their impact on global warming
    • Supported (or suggest intent to block) progressive climate legislation
    • Publicly disclosed their climate actions clearly and comprehensively

    Learn more at www.climatecounts.org.

  • Fair Trade Certified Chocolate
    Fair Trade Certified Chocolate

    Product rating indicating whether this product is Fair Trade Certified. The Fair Trade Certified™ Label guarantees consumers that strict economic, social and environmental criteria were met in the production and trade of an agricultural product. Fair Trade Certification is currently available in the U.S. for coffee, tea and herbs, cocoa and chocolate, fresh fruit, flowers, sugar, rice, and vanilla. TransFair USA licenses companies to display the Fair Trade Certified label on products that meet strict international Fair Trade standards. www.fairtradeusa.org

  • Top 50 Companies for Diversity
    Top 50 Companies for Diversity

    The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity® is the leading assessment of diversity management in corporate America and globally. Participation in the survey has increased dramatically, up 19 percent in 2011 to 535 companies. The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity survey shows increased participation for its detailed, empirically driven ranking, which is divided into four key areas: CEO Commitment Human Capital Corporate and Organizational Communications Supplier Diversity Learn more at: www.diversityinc.com