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Final XRF Test Results Washable Crayola Crayons 2018 Tamara Rubin Lead Safe Mama 2

#AskTamara: Do Crayola Crayons Have Lead? …in 2018?

#AskTamara: Questions: What did you find when you tested Crayola crayons for lead (Pb)?, 2018 Do Crayola crayons have lead? Answers: This summer (August 2018) I tested newly purchased Crayola crayons for lead (they were also tested for arsenic [As], mercury [Hg] and cadmium [Cd]). All testing I do and report here on my website […]

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Crayola Crayons 2017 Tamara Rubin Lead Safe Mama

#AskTamara: Are my kids’ crayons toxic? Which brand of crayons is safe?

#AskTamara: Question: Are my kids’ crayons toxic? Which brand of crayons is safe? Answer: Yes, it is very possible that one or more crayons in your child’s crayon box contain some detectable level of heavy metals when tested with an XRF instrument. In fact – while I have not tested all brands (I have only tested […]

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