Table 2

The aluminium content of milk powders (P) used in formulas.

Commercial Name of Product

N = 5

[Al] μg/g

Mean (SD)

[Al] μg/g

Range

[Al] μg/L*


Sma Wysoy Soya Infant Formula

4.3 (1.0)

3.7-6.0

629.0


Sma First Infant Milk

2.4 (1.4)

1.3-4.6

333.3


Hipp Organic Follow-On Milk

3.6 (1.6)

2.1-6.3

500.0


Hipp Organic Good Night Milk

2.9 (1.5)

1.7-5.5

406.0


Cow & Gate First Infant Milk

2.8 (0.6)

1.8-3.5

424.0


Hipp Organic First Infant Milk

2.7 (1.3)

0.2-4.2

394.4


Aptamil Follow-On Milk

3.1 (0.5)

2.3-3.8

592.4


Cow & Gate Follow-On Milk

2.5 (3.4)

1.7-10.8

477.8


*Based upon manufacturer's instructions for preparing the milk.

Burrell and Exley BMC Pediatrics 2010 10:63   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-10-63

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