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CENTREPIECE JEWELLERY SPRING SHOWCASE, MUSEUM OF THE JEWELLERY QUARTER, 18TH MAY 2013

By admin | May 10th, 2013
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LEAD CONTENT REGULATED FROM 9 OCTOBER 2013

Crystal glass, precious and semi-precious stones are exempt, as any lead present is unlikely to migrate and cause any harm.  However, if the stones are treated with lead or its compounds they will need to comply.  This impacts on watches and beads and The Laboratory has been inundated with enquiries as to what is meant by “Crystal glass”.  Officially “Crystal glass" is defined as glass which contains lead, barium, zinc or potash combined or alone, of at least 10% b…

By admin | May 8th, 2013
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SCOTTISH GEMMOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE

Saturday in Peebles. This morning Spinel and Emeralds. This afternoon Opals. This evening a traditional Ceilidh. A great day at the conference.

By admin | May 4th, 2013
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