This Starbucks Coffee Company black glazed three ounce espresso mug (“Made in China”) tested negative (non-detect) for lead, mercury, cadmium and arsenic when tested with an XRF instrument. Other Starbucks Coffee brand mugs have not fared so well over the years. Click here to see if I have tested your Starbucks Coffee mug!
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mattie cote says
I can not find these esspresso mugs any where please contact me if I can purchase them any where
Can you recommend some espresso cups? I was going to just go with stainless steel and then read that there can be lead in SS as well.
Hi Rachel – there are some choices here:
Here’s a good choice (aflink) https://amzn.to/3DjB7JF
It looks like the ones on my shopping site are sold out!
Ah well. Do you find that Bormioli Rocco are safe in general as far as you’ve tested?