[Sca-cooks] Bronze Cookware

wheezul at canby.com wheezul at canby.com
Mon Aug 30 08:49:25 PDT 2010

> If/When I hear more from Hampton Court, I'll pass it on.  At this point
> it sounds as if they use the pots and don't have any problem with lead.
>   A subsequent post by a non-Hampton Court cook posited that period
> bronze cookware could have lead content up to 20 or 30 percent.  That
> would make the current 5 percent fairly low.
> Alys K.
> --
> Elise Fleming
> alysk at ix.netcom.com
> http://home.netcom.com/~alysk/

Wasn't the real concern verdigris poisoning from copper?


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