2012 Dollar Tree Red Ball Ornaments: 29 ppm Cadmium + 66 ppm Arsenic (but no Lead!)

2012 Dollar Tree Red Ball Ornaments: 29 ppm Cadmium + 66 ppm Arsenic (but no Lead!)

Red plastic ball-style Christmas ornament, purchased at the Dollar Tree store, c.2012.

  • Cadmium (Cd): 29 +/- 17 ppm
  • Arsenic (As): 66 +/- 14 ppm
  • Lead (Pb): Non-Detect / Negative
  • Mercury (Hg): Non-Detect / Negative

All components and finishes tested with an XRF instrument.

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