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Sindoor powder contains ‘unsafe levels of lead’


A red pigment known as Sindoor powder or vermillion, commonly daubed on the face during Hindi ceremonies could contain unsafe levels of lead, according to a report published by Reuters.
Sindoor powder sold in the United States and India could have unsafe levels of lead, warn researchers.