When tested with an XRF instrument this Mountain Valley Spring Water green glass water bottle had the following readings:
- 86 ppm Lead (Pb)
- 11 ppm Cadmium (Cd)
- The bottle was Non-Detect (Negative) for Arsenic and Mercury.
This level of Lead (and of Cadmium) is considered safe by all standards today. Finding trace levels of Lead and Cadmium in modern (recently manufactured) tinted glass water bottles is typical. I personally look for clear glass water bottles when possible (or use my own clear glass reusable LifeFactory bottle when I go out.)
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