#Leaded; 1985 Princess of Power A Most Unpleasant Present Mini Comic Book

Tested with an XRF instrument this 1985 “Princess of Power A Most Unpleasant Present” Mini Comic Book was positive for the following elements at the following levels:

Cover

  • Lead (Pb): 105 +/- 18 ppm
  • Chromium (Cr): 158 +/- 83 ppm
  • Zinc (Zn): 66 +/- 19 ppm
  • Copper (Cu): 105 +/- 35 ppm
  • Nickel (Ni): 151 +/- 29 ppm
  • Iron (Fe): 4,020 +/- 175 ppm

Inside Pages Without Front Cover

  • Lead (Pb): 105 +/- 18 ppm
  • Arsenic (As): 33 +/- 14 ppm
  • Barium (Ba): 312 +/- 177 ppm
  • Chromium (Cr): 215 +/- 87 ppm
  • Zinc (Zn): 87 +/- 20 ppm
  • Copper (Cu): 125 +/- 36 ppm
  • Nickel (Ni): 147 +/- 29 ppm
  • Iron (Fe): 4,334 +/- 177 ppm

The amount of lead considered toxic in a newly manufactured item intended for use by children is anything 90 ppm or higher in the paint or coating or anything 100 ppm or higher in the substrate.

Vintage books often have lead.
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As always, please let me know if you have any questions!

Tamara Rubin
#LeadSafeMama

1985 Princess of Power A Most Unpleasant Present Mini Comic Book

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