Green Waechtersbach Bowl from Williams Sonoma – Made in Germany, c. 2009 To see more pieces by Waechtersbach that I have tested, click here. When tested with an XRF instrument this bowl had the following readings: Lead (Pb): 53,000 +/- 1,900 ppm Cadmium (Cd): 4,988 +/- 293 ppm Mercury (Hg): Non-Detect / Negative Arsenic (As): Non-Detect / Negative […]
This little green glass ice-cream / custard cup tested NEGATIVE for lead with an XRF instrument! It is actually one of the items I bought for my book, fully expecting it to test positive for a high amount of lead! #Surprise! Amy Mortensen said: “Woo! This is Indiana Glass Kings Crown thumbprint design 1960s/1970s” If you […]
Green Silicone Placemat: Lead Free (NonDetect/ ND for Pb), 21 ppm Cadmium. For more #SaferChoices for your family, click here! Learn more about XRF Testing here. Please consider contributing in support of my consumer goods testing & childhood lead poisoning prevention advocacy work here or here. Thank you!
Green plate, vintage Bauer, Los Angeles: 430,100 parts per million lead. Tested negative with Lead Check swab (which are designed to test for lead on painted surfaces – not pottery)- Why take the risk? The only way to know if lead is leaching is to send it to a lab. Better to have lead-free dishes […]
Clear glass mug with green tint (probably recycled glass) 431 ppm lead No Mercury No Cadmium. If you have an interest in learning more about these posts (likely because you are new to my site!) please check out this post and this post for a start! Thanks for visiting! For lead-free mug choices click here!