Archive | #LeadedChristmas

1 Santa Please Stop Here Key Lead Safe Mama 1

c. 2008 “Santa Please Stop Here” Key Ornament / Door Hanger: 158,700 ppm Cadmium + 1,236 ppm Lead (+ Antimony too!)

#LeadedChristmas + Cadmium & Antimony Too! Cadmium is a known carcinogen. Please read more about Cadmium here. – “Santa Please Stop Here” door knob key. c. 2004-2009. When tested with an XRF instrument this Santa Key had the following readings (with a minimum of a 60 second test): Lead (Pb): 1,236 +/-241 ppm Arsenic (As): Negative […]

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Holly Berry Christmas Vintage Corning Mug Tamara Rubin Lead Safe Mama 2

Vintage Christmas “Made in USA” Corning Glass Mug, Holly Berry Pattern: 28,200 ppm lead!

“Corning USA” Vintage Christmas Holly Berry Mug. When tested with an XRF instrument this cup was positive for high levels of both Lead and Cadmium. The following set of readings was with the scope of the XRF instrument  centered on the red berries of the pattern: Lead (Pb): 16,000 +/- 400 ppm Cadmium (Cd): 459 +/- 25 […]

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Zak Designs Made In China Elsa Ceramic Coffee Mug 1

2014 Zak Designs Frozen Anna & Elsa Mug: 8,834 ppm Lead (90 ppm Lead is considered unsafe for children.)

When tested with an XRF instrument this 2014 “zak! designs” Anna & Elsa Mug from Disney’s animated film Frozen tested positive for Lead (Pb) at 8,834 ppm. The amount of lead that is considered toxic (and illegal) in a modern item made and intended to be used by children is anything 90 ppm lead or […]

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2003 Blue Glass Ball Christmas Ornament: 748 ppm Lead + Arsenic Too

#LeadedChristmas – Glass blue ball Christmas ornament. Dated: December 20, 2003. (This was a wedding favor at a Christmas wedding that my friend went to.) When tested with an XRF instrument this ornament had the following readings: Lead (Pb): 748 +/- 54 ppm Arsenic (As): 158 +/- 40 ppm  Cadmium (Cd): Negative / Non-Detect Mercury […]

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#Leaded: Clear Plastic Golden Glitter Ornaments

#Christmas2017 #LeadedChristmas – Plastic clear ball ornament with golden sparkles. Ball: lead-free Golden Top: 209 +/- 30 ppm lead. ND for As, Cd & Hg. Here’s a lead-free Christmas decoration option on Amazon.* Thanks to Beth Butler for donating and supporting my advocacy! Each donation helps make a new post possible! For #SaferChoices for your family, […]

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