Heavy Metals Testing

Midwest Laboratories has state of the art technology with respect to evaluating the presence of heavy metals in samples.

XRF Technology

One of the instruments, Midwest Labs uses is the X-Ray Analyzer, pictured here.

In a matter of seconds, the analyzer can scan a sample and detect the presence of 23  different elements.  This test is very popular for scanning for the presence of lead in solid materials (toys and other consumer products) .

The typical price for this analysis is $25.00  per sample.

Metals  in Food

Arsenic, Lead, Cadmium and Mercury – $102.00

A More Comprehensive Food Package would be the following one.

Total Heavy Metals in Foods Package

This Package  reports values for arsenic, mercury, lead, cadmium, Total heavy metals reports a sum  of arsenic, lead, cadmium, tin, copper, silver, molybdenum, mercury, antimony and bisumuth – $120

Picture Source  – Niton.com