TABLE 2.

Results of Environmental Testing of Suspected Contaminated Products

SampleOriginLead Concentration, mg/kg
Bees waxUnited StatesND
Swanuri marili (sample #1)Georgia Republic2040
Trigonella coerulea (“utskho suneli”)Georgia Republic12
KinzaUnited StatesND
Swanuri marili (sample 2)Georgia Republic100
OnbaloUnited StatesND
Zafron (“kharchos suneli”)Georgia Republic23 100
IncenseSomaliaND*
IncenseEthiopia13
“Kozhambu”India310
ComplainIndiaND
RasamIndiaND
Kai powderIndiaND
Dried tamerinIndiaND
  • All testing of samples was performed at the regional laboratory of the Environmental Protection Agency using radiograph fluorescence. The detection limit of the instrument is 1.0 mg/kg. ND indicates not detectable.

  • * Result was estimated due to small sample volume.