Pioneer Woman Blossom Jubilee / Gold Dipping Bowl: as high as 951 ppm Lead

Pioneer Woman Blossom Jubilee / Gold Dipping Bowl: as high as 951 ppm LeadBelow are the XRF test results for the Pioneer Woman 
“Blossom Jubilee” Gold (Yellow) Dipping Bowl pictured here.

To learn more about XRF testing, Click HERE.


Exterior Flowers
(based on one minute reading):

Blue Flower:

  • Lead (Pb): 899 +/- 44 ppm
  • Cadmium (Cd): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Mercury (Hg): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Arsenic (As): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)

Red Flower:

  • Lead (Pb): 827 +/- 52 ppm
  • Cadmium (Cd): 264 +/- 19 ppm
  • Mercury (Hg): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Arsenic (As): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Barium (Ba): 257 +/-65 ppm
  • Chromium (Cr): 2,689 +/- 152 ppm
  • Antimony (Sb): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Selenium (Se): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Zinc (Zn): 16,000 +/- 500 ppm
  • Copper (Cu): 270 +/- 57 ppm
  • Nickel (Ni): 577 +/- 99 ppm
  • Iron (Fe): 3,591 +/- 304 ppm
  • Bismuth (Bi): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Vanadium (V): 642 +/- 65 ppm
  • Titanium (Ti): 1,302 +/- 110 ppm
  • Zirconium (Zr): 6,189 +/- 196 ppm
  • Cobalt (Co): 739 +/- 138

To read more about Cadmium toxicity concerns, Click Here.

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Pioneer Woman Blossom Jubilee / Gold Dipping Bowl: as high as 951 ppm Lead

Inside Yellow of Bowl (image above)
(based on one minute reading):

  • Lead (Pb): 122 +/- 21 ppm
  • Cadmium (Cd): 106 +/- 13 ppm
  • Mercury (Hg): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Arsenic (As): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Barium (Ba): 514 +/- 67 ppm
  • Chromium (Cr): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Antimony (Sb): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Selenium (Se): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Zinc (Zn): 5,646 +/- 234 ppm
  • Copper (Cu): 159 +/- 51 ppm
  • Nickel (Ni): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Iron (Fe): 1,589 +/- 228 ppm
  • Bismuth (Bi): 64 +/- 19 ppm
  • Vanadium (V): 1,215 +/- 85 ppm
  • Titanium (Ti): 2,237 +/- 146 ppm
  • Zirconium (Zr): 6,617 +/- 205 ppm

Pioneer Woman Blossom Jubilee / Gold Dipping Bowl: as high as 951 ppm Lead

Black and White Logo on Bottom (Image above)
(based on one minute reading, making an effort to get as much of the black of the logo in the scope as possible):

  • Lead (Pb): 951 +/- 47 ppm
  • Cadmium (Cd): 35 +/- 9 ppm
  • Mercury (Hg): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Arsenic (As): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Barium (Ba): 293 +/- 55 ppm
  • Chromium (Cr): 6,304 +/- 243 ppm
  • Antimony (Sb): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Selenium (Se): Negative /Non-Detect (nd)
  • Zinc (Zn): 21,800 +/- 600 ppm
  • Nickel (Ni): 897 +/- 102 ppm
  • Iron (Fe): 5,426 +/- 331 ppm
  • Bismuth (Bi): 59 +/- 21 ppm
  • Vanadium (V): 795 +/- 78 ppm
  • Titanium (Ti): 1,561 +/- 129 ppm
  • Indium (In): 28 +/- 12 ppm
  • Cobalt (Co): 1,934 +/- 174 ppm
  • Magnesium (Mn): 1,609 +/- 310 ppm

To see the readings for this dipping bowl in other colors / other patterns, Click HERE.

The amount of lead that is considered toxic in an item manufactured and intended to be used by children is anything 90 ppm Lead (or higher) in the glaze, paint or coating. While these items are not marketed for use by children, with their bright colors and diminutive size one could easily see that a parent might give them to their child to play with.

Given these are newly manufactured and likely leach tested, I do not have an immediate lead-poisoning concern with a dish like this, but I do have concerns for the impact of these levels of toxicants with potential long term use and heavy wear. I also have concerns that these toxicants (Lead and Cadmium) are being used as glaze ingredients at all. Click HERE to read more about these concerns.

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Tamara Rubin
#LeadSafeMama

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Pioneer Woman Blossom Jubilee / Gold Dipping Bowl: as high as 951 ppm Lead

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