This vintage plastic Fisher Price playground merry-go-round toy tested positive for Lead and Arsenic.
The green plastic:
- 2,035 +/- 54 ppm Lead
- 39 +/- 36 ppm Arsenic
The yellow plastic:
- 4,897 +/- 104 ppm Lead
- 391 +/- 58 ppm Arsenic
The amount of Lead that is considered unsafe in a modern / newly manufactured item intended for children is anything 90 ppm Lead or higher in the paint or coating or anything 100 ppm Lead or higher in the substrate..
Tested with an XRF instrument. All components tested. Year of this item is unknown as it is not marked.
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