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Lead Free Dishes

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LEAD FREE DISHES

Lead is a toxic substance that can affect people of any age.

It accumulates in your body, so even small amounts can pose a health hazard over time.

Lead, even at low levels in the bloodstream, can cause irreversible damage to a child’s developing nervous system and brain, including lowered IQ and hyperactivity.

Lead can get into food and drink prepared, stored or served in the crockery.

You cannot tell whether a dish has lead in it just by looking at it. The only way to determine if certain crockery has lead is to test it. Home test kits can tell you if the dishes have leachable lead. These tests are most useful in detecting high levels of lead.

Lead and cadmium are found in glass when it is colored or painted with decorations. You can read more about it here: Toxic Lead in Decorated Drinking Glasses.

Dishes Listed Below are All Cadmium and Lead-Free:

Tamara Rubin, the founder of the Lead Safe America Foundation, and also Lead Safe Mama tested this two Corelle Dinnerware Sets.

Corelle Winter Frost White 18 Pieces Glass Dinnerware Set

It is lightweight, break and chip resistant.

Please note: Corelle ceramic/porcelain cups are NOT lead-free. The mugs are made of a different material than the plates.

Corelle Embossed Bella Faenza 16-Piece White Dinnerware Set

Please note: Corelle ceramic/porcelain cups are NOT lead-free. The mugs are made of a different material than the plates.

Simax Glassware 4 Lyra Mugs, 12-Ounce, Set of 4

Simax Glasswear is made from European high quality borosilicate glass, containing no cadmium or lead.

Simax Clear Round Glass Casserole With Lid 3.5 Quart

Simax Glassware Heatproof, 3,5L rectangular dish

Ball Half Pint Regular Mouth Jars

 

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