Archive | Green Sprouts

#LeadFree: Green Sprouts “Swim Friends” Foam Bath Toy

Frog from the “Swim Friends” set of foam bath toys by Green Sprouts. Purchased in 2017. This item was negative (“non-detect”) for Lead (Pb), Cadmium (Cd), Arsenic (As), and Mercury (Hg.). This testing was done with an XRF instrument. Multiple tests of the object were done with the same results.. Here’s a link to this […]

Continue Reading 0

#LeadFree: Green Sprouts Silicone Cup

Green Sprouts Silicone Child’s Cup: Lead Free! (Non-Detect [ND] for As & Hg Too!) This particular item was positive for trace cadmium (at a level that is considered safe by all standards.). I have been finding trace cadmium in many silicone items (both those intended for children and those intended for adults)  Please check out these […]

Continue Reading 0

#LeadFree: Children’s Cutlery

Green Sprouts Plastic Cutlery: Lead Free! (ND for Cd, As, & Hg Too!) Check out my #SaferChoices Posts Here. Click here to see this product on Amazon. learn more about XRF Testing here. If you appreciate what I do & would like to support my advocacy work (including the XRF testing I do of consumer goods) […]

Continue Reading 0

#LeadFreeToys: Stacking Cups

Green Sprouts Plastic Stacking Cups Bath Toy: Lead Free! (ND for Cd, As, & Hg Too!) Check out my #SaferChoices Posts Here. Click here to see this product on Amazon. learn more about XRF Testing here. If you appreciate what I do & would like to support my advocacy work (including the XRF testing I do […]

Continue Reading 0

#XRFTesting: Green Sprouts Plastic Sippy Bottle

Green Sprouts Brand Plastic Sippy Bottle: All Components were “Non-Detect” (negative) for Lead, Arsenic and Mercury. Exact items tested are in photo below. All components were tested.   Only the two components with an arrow (in the photo below) pointing to specific results were positive for cadmium. All of the other components tested negative (non-detect) for the following elements: […]

Continue Reading 0

“Thank you for your letter to i play.”

Hello all! Here is the response I got today from i play. I asked their permission to share it with all of you. I am thrilled that they are back on the right track (responsible engagement/cooperative problem-solving — vs. the heavy-handed saber-rattling from their attorneys that unfortunately, along with and ad hominem attack seems to commonly […]

Continue Reading 1

Dear iPlay,

Dear iPlay, We love you. “We” are environmentally conscious moms trying to make our children’s lives better by protecting them from environmental toxicity. You have historically been an environmentally conscious responsible company making choices that obviously had the health and well being of American children as a core value. “We” are also the top environmental […]

Continue Reading 2

Coverage of the #GreenSproutsSippyCupIssue by The Soft Landing

 From our friends at The Soft Landing (click the image below to read their full original post!) This story is from their website on Feb 27, 2017 Click here to support my advocacy work testing consumer goods for lead and working with parents of lead poisoned children. Click here for my recommendations for #SaferChoices for […]

Continue Reading 0

Dr. Mercola’s Coverage of the Green Sprouts Sippy Cup “Issue”

Click the image below to read Dr. Joseph Mercola’s coverage of the Green Sprouts sippy cup situation. Dr. Mercola has made a few errors in his post and we let him know about this, hopefully he will update it soon! This story is from his website on Feb 27, 2017 Click here to support my […]

Continue Reading 0

Designed by Clever Kiwi Web Design