This will blow your mind - bad news for chocolate lovers


#1

Turns out that it takes a ridiculous amount of water to make the stuff.

How much? 24,000 litres for 1kg. 24 cubic metres!!!

That’s about 2875 gallons per pound.

Yeesh.


#2

The weight of a 4x4 pickup truck in water to make one block of chocolate, you guys.

Where’s the OMG?


#3

His calculations seem to include the water required to grow the plant. That would be natural rain water for most cacao-producing areas.


#4

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