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#LeadSafe: Homer Laughlin China Fiestaware Christmas Tree Mug, Made In USA

When tested with an XRF instrument the Christmas tree on this Homer Laughlin Fiestaware Made In The U.S.A. mug was non-detect (ND) for lead (Pb). It did test positive for cadmium (Cd) at 61 +/- 9 ppm. The bottom of mug was also positive for low levels of lead and cadmium: Pb: 23 +/- 12 ppm (within […]

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#LeadFreeDishes: Newer Orange Fiestaware Bowl

Newer Fiestaware Orange Bowl: no lead, no mercury, no arsenic, 227 ppm cadmium • • • Please read about my concerns for cadmium here. Tested with an XRF —- #XRFTesting #LeadedDishes • #LeadSafeDishes For safer choices in dishware options, click here.

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#LeadFreeDishes: Newer Fiestaware Blue Bowl

Newer Fiestaware Dark Blue Bowl: non-detect (negative) for lead, non-detect (negative) for mercury, non-detect (negative) for cadmium, This dish tested positive for arsenic at 50 ppm. • • • Tested with an XRF —- #XRFTesting #LeadedDishes • #LeadSafeDishes For safer choices in dishware options, click here.

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#LeadFreeDishes: Newer Fiestaware Purple Bowl

Newer Fiestaware Purple Bowl: no lead, no mercury, 67 ppm cadmium • • • Please read about my concerns for cadmium here. Tested with an XRF —- #XRFTesting #LeadedDishes • #LeadSafeDishes For safer choices in dishware options, click here.

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#LeadedDishes: Vintage Fiestaware

Vintage Fiestaware: 73,500 ppm lead. While the newer #Fiestaware items have no lead or just trace lead, the old stuff is VERY HIGH lead and should not be used as functional dishware. Tested with an XRF —- #XRFTesting #LeadedDishes • #LeadSafeDishes For safer choices in dishware options, click here.

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#LeadFreeDishes: Newer Fiestaware Mug and Saucer

Newer Fiestaware Coffee Cup & Saucers: NO LEAD. However positive for approximately 130 ppm Cadmium. Cadmium is most often found in ceramics that are painted with reds, yellows or oranges, or other colors that may have those colors as part of the formula. • • • Please read about my concerns for cadmium here. Tested […]

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#LeadSafeDishes: White Fiestaware Tea Cup

Newer white Fiestaware tea cup: 40 ppm (margin of error: +/- 14 ppm lead.) Well under 90 ppm threshold of concern. Newish as of October 2014 Almost lead-free / but not quite! The company probably did leach testing and it did not leach any lead. I would feel safe drinking out of this cup if […]

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#LeadSafeDishes: Newer Fiestaware Pitchers

Fiestaware pitchers (newer): Older yellow pitcher: 52 ppm lead. Newer orange pitcher: 240 ppm cadmium (no lead.) • • • Almost lead-free / but not quite! The company probably did leach testing and it did not leach any lead.  Please read about my concerns for cadmium here. Tested with an XRF The amount of lead […]

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