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1977 Avon Fragrance Glace Easter Egg Perfume Pin Lead Safe Mama 3

Happy Toxic Easter? Yikes!! 1977 Avon Easter Perfume Pin: 6,759 ppm Lead [90 is unsafe] + 6,018 Cadmium [75 is unsafe]

The amount of Lead that is considered toxic in a newly manufactured item intended for use by children today is anything 90 ppm Lead or higher in the paint or coating, or anything 100 ppm Lead or higher in the substrate. Modern consumer goods are considered unsafe an illegal in the country of Denmark if they […]

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1973 Avon Fragrance Glace Orange Plastic Kitty Pin Lead Safe Mama 1

Don’t let kids play with vintage jewelry. 1973 Avon Fragrance Glacé Pin: 1,296 ppm Cadmium (a known carcinogen.)

Modern consumer goods are considered unsafe an illegal in the country of Denmark if they have Cadmium levels at 75 ppm and higher. In Washington State the hazard level for total Cadmium content is 40 ppm or higher. There is no United States federal hazard level for total Cadmium content as detectable with an XRF instrument. […]

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1971 Blonde Girl Avon Fragrance Pin Lead Safe Mama 2

Don’t let kids play with vintage jewelry. 1971 Avon Fragrance Glacé Pin: 3,587 ppm Lead [90 is unsafe] + 275 Arsenic.

The amount of Lead that is considered toxic in a newly manufactured item intended for use by children today is anything 90 ppm Lead or higher in the paint or coating, or anything 100 ppm Lead or higher in the substrate. Vintage items (especially vintage plastic items and vintage jewelry – and costume jewelry in general) […]

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1973 Fragrance Glace Avon Elephant Perfume Pin Lead Safe Mama 2

Don’t let kids play with vintage Avon pieces. 1973 Elephant Perfume Pin: 31,300 ppm Lead [90 is unsafe] + 492 Arsenic.

The amount of Lead that is considered toxic in a newly manufactured item intended for use by children today is anything 90 ppm Lead or higher in the paint or coating, or anything 100 ppm Lead or higher in the substrate. Vintage items (especially vintage plastic items and vintage jewelry – and costume jewelry in general) […]

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#Leaded: Little Vintage (1980s?) Plastic Avon Bear

Vintage Plastic Avon Bear Pin. 2,300+ ppm lead (Pb). The amount of lead that is considered toxic in the paint or coating of a modern item manufactured and intended for use by children is anything 90 ppm lead or higher. I have tested quite a few vintage and newer Avon items that have been very […]

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