Detectors for Heavy Metal


Concerned over exposure to heavy metals from well water or old pipes? Worried that your illness may be caused by excess heavy metals?

ChemSee now offers detectors which can be used to test the water, foods, liquids, bodily fluids such as urine/saliva and many other types of samples for the presence of heavy metals.

Available Products

Generic Heavy Metal Detector



Additional information

Weight 1 oz
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 4 in

How It Works

The GHM-01 Generic Heavy Metal detector is capable of screening, detecting and identifying of many different types of metals including:

  • Lead
  • Thallium
  • Mercury
  • Cadmium
  • Colbalt
  • Iron
  • Nickel
  • Zinc

Testing for lead, thallium, mercury, cadmium, cobalt, iron, nickel and zinc can be completed in less than one minute. A reference color chart is provided for interpreting the test results.  Simply add your the detection tab to the vial, add your sample, shake for 30 seconds and allow the liquid to separate. Once the liquid has separated into two phases, look at the color formed on the top phase and compare it to the chart.

Product Features:

The GHM-01 Generic Heavy Metal Detector rapidly and easily detects common heavy metals including: lead, thallium, mercury, cadmium, iron, nickel and zinc.

  • Simple, Color-based Detection
  • Results in 15 to 60 Seconds
  • Low-Cost Analysis

Kit Contents

  • Detection Tube
  • Testing Paper
  • Color Reference & Instructions