1999 Portmeirion China Plate with Cherry Pattern, Made in England: 88,900 ppm Lead

Portmeirion China: 88,900 ppm lead, when tested with an XRF instrument.

The owner (a friend of mine) told me that this was purchased new as a wedding gift in 1999. Made in England.

The amount of lead that is considered toxic in an item intended for children is anything 90 ppm lead and higher. Total lead content in dishware is not regulated.

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Tamara Rubin

Portmeirion China Plate with Cherry Pattern, Made in England

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