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    Ive been hearing a lot about protein powders not meeting label claims. If a product is cGMP Certified does that mean it meets label claims?

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    Yea I've heard the same. Marc Lobliner is sending inventory to get tested and is posting videos on YouTube.
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    So what's brands can be trusted
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bigfrapp View Post
    Ive been hearing a lot about protein powders not meeting label claims. If a product is cGMP Certified does that mean it meets label claims?
    I could be wrong, but cGMP is more about having a clear paper trail of the manufacturing process and less about guaranteeing what is on the label.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bigfrapp View Post
    Ive been hearing a lot about protein powders not meeting label claims. If a product is cGMP Certified does that mean it meets label claims?
    Well there is an allowable variance of +- 10% so it depends what you mean by not meeting claims.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mw1 View Post
    Well there is an allowable variance of +- 10% so it depends what you mean by not meeting claims.
    exactly

    i do know Protean meets label claims
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    Its not about meeting label claims even anymore.. now its about which one actually has protein (whey) and is not spiked with glycine and taurine.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Young Gotti View Post
    exactly

    i do know Protean meets label claims
    Proof?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Duywayne View Post
    Its not about meeting label claims even anymore.. now its about which one actually has protein (whey) and is not spiked with glycine and taurine.
    But most of the allegations have been brought up by competitors. I've seen one instance were it turned out to be true.(havent checked Marc's newest videos though)

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    Quote Originally Posted by mw1 View Post

    But most of the allegations have been brought up by competitors. I've seen one instance were it turned out to be true.(havent checked Marc's newest videos though)
    He only posts videos on proteins that meet label claims. Third party tested.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mw1 View Post
    But most of the allegations have been brought up by competitors. I've seen one instance were it turned out to be true.(havent checked Marc's newest videos though)
    The complaint brands are now listing on their labels (ie MuscleTech, Giant Sports, Myofusion). These all have glycine and taurine added in them to boost up protein values. Marc Lobliner is only posting total protein content per product.. he is not testing how much of that protein is actually Glycine.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Duywayne View Post

    The complaint brands are now listing on their labels (ie MuscleTech, Giant Sports, Myofusion). These all have glycine and taurine added in them to boost up protein values. Marc Lobliner is only posting total protein content per product.. he is not testing how much of that protein is actually Glycine.
    Giant sports uses betaine which will skew any lab results for glycine and make them worthless

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    Quote Originally Posted by mw1 View Post
    Giant sports uses betaine which will skew any lab results for glycine and make them worthless
    Which sucks because the Giant Sports Flavors are top notch IMO.
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    Quote Originally Posted by kbayne View Post
    Which sucks because the Giant Sports Flavors are top notch IMO.
    What happened to GS? they fell out of almost all online stores....
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    Quote Originally Posted by The Solution View Post

    What happened to GS? they fell out of almost all online stores....
    No idea but I noticed all of their protein is on sale at every G**.
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    Quote Originally Posted by The Solution View Post

    What happened to GS? they fell out of almost all online stores....
    I think that had more to do with current issues surounding DS and Gaspari...a little retribution

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    Quote Originally Posted by mw1 View Post
    I think that had more to do with current issues surounding DS and Gaspari...a little retribution
    Unaware...
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    Quote Originally Posted by kbayne View Post

    Which sucks because the Giant Sports Flavors are top notch IMO.
    Not sure I follow you here??? There is nothing wrong with using betaine... it just wont give you a valid result for glycine

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    Quote Originally Posted by mw1 View Post

    Not sure I follow you here??? There is nothing wrong with using betaine... it just wont give you a valid result for glycine
    Just went back and re-read your comment. Totally read it wrong.
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