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lead crystal / stemware are not safe!


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lead crystal / stemware are not safe!

tuborg_gron | Sep 3, 2006 04:19 AM

if lead is toxic and why is it ok to have lead in our stemware and other glass vessels? you pay more for this lead content and is the clarity and sparkle really worth it?

it is known that lead crystal leaches or dissolves when in contact with acidic beverages such as wine or fruit juices.

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