Plastic Vintage “Grumpy” Plastic Disney Mug: 449 ppm Lead (90 ppm Lead is considered unsafe for kids.)

Plastic Vintage "Grumpy" Plastic Disney Mug: 449 ppm Lead (90 ppm Lead is considered unsafe for kids.)

This vintage plastic cup from Disney – with a picture of Grumpy the dwarf on it – is positive for Lead both in the plastic and in the paint for the Grumpy design.  

This yellow mug had the following XRF readings:

The plain yellow plastic part of the cup:

  • Lead (Pb): 387 +/- 22 ppm
  • Mercury (Hg): Negative / Non-Detect (ND)
  • Arsenic (As): Negative / Non-Detect (ND)
  • Cadmium (Cd): Negative / Non-Detect (ND)

The painted design:

  • Lead (Pb): 449 +/- 25 ppm
  • Mercury (Hg): Negative / Non-Detect (ND)
  • Arsenic (As): Negative / Non-Detect (ND)
  • Cadmium (Cd): Negative / Non-Detect (ND)

Here’s a modern #LeadFree version of a Disney cup for kids on Amazon!

Here are more plastic children’s items I have tested.

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Thank you for reading and for sharing my posts.

Tamara Rubin
#LeadSafeMama

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Plastic Vintage "Grumpy" Plastic Disney Mug: 449 ppm Lead (90 ppm Lead is considered unsafe for kids.)
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