If you have to issue the following statement when introducing a new product, you may want to rethink things.
We have carefully reviewed FDA requirements and believe our product is in compliance with current regulations for food ingredients.
Yes, the FDA may say they're safe. They may be exactly what consumer's are asking for. But if just one over-caffeinated kid collapses after eating a bag of Cocoa Java Power Bites, it could put the whole company in jeopardy.
Remember: just because you can, doesn't mean you should.