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Monkey Feet Black Leather Toddler Shoes Tamara Rubin Lead Safe Mama 1

#XRFTesting: Monkey Feet Black Leather Ballet Style Zip Back Toddler Shoes [Harry Potter Theme Print]

#XRFTesting: Monkey Feet Black Leather Ballet Style Zip Back Toddler Shoes [Harry Potter Theme Print] Note: If a metal is not listed for a component of the shoe that means it was not detected with the XRF instrument. Outside of Shoe [Black and White Printed Leather]: Barium (Ba): 318 +/- 133 ppm Chromium (Cr): 14,300 […]

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2013 Mini Star Puppy Dog Leather Baby Shoes Lead Safe Mama Tamara Rubin

#LeadFree: Mini Star Leather Baby Shoes With Puppy Dogs

These Mini Star brand leather baby shoes (with a puppy dog design) were tested with an XRF instrument in 2013. They were negative for lead. Exact date of manufacture is unknown. Click here to see more baby shoes that I have tested. Here’s an example of a new shoe from this company (on Amazon).* *Amazon […]

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#Leaded: Gold Painted Leather Baby Shoes

When the owner of these shoes came to a testing event, she had a few of her dishes and other household items tested.  Then one of the other mothers there suggested her baby’s shoes be tested (as she was already on her way out the door!) These golden moccasins were positive for lead at 1,674 […]

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#Leaded: Older Robeez-Style Baby Shoes

This older Robeez* baby shoe tested positive for lead: 626 ppm lead (yellow), 264 ppm lead (red), 40 ppm lead (brown sole) . Older “hand-me-down” Robeez shoe… (Year unknown, from before the new legislation I hope! – I mean really how many babies put their shoes in their mouth!) Newer Robeez brand shoes (post 2010) […]

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