Comparing Various Sources of "Colloidal Minerals"
updated on 2005-04-21 at 00:54

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Name

VE minerals

Body booster

Exodus Minerals

Mineral Rocks

Advertised strength

20079

19000

40158

38000

25363

24000

   

Size

Liter

Quart

Liter

Quart

Liter

Quart

Liter

4 Oz

Analysis source

www.life4u.com/ vemineral.htm

TRC-Independant Lab Analysis

Exodus supplied Western Analysis lab report

Analysis of colloidal minerals from Higher Ideals

Analysis strength

4903

4640

38386

36323

24244

22941

4506

71

Price

 

$18.00

 

$15.96

 

$12.00

 

$15.00

Doses

dose= 1 oz

32

dose= 1 oz

32

dose= 1 oz

32

dose= .8 tspn

30

Milligrams/bottle

 

4538

 

2021

 

1276

 

104

Price/dose

 

$0.56

 

$0.50

 

$0.38

 

$0.50

Milligrams/dose

 

142

 

63

 

40

 

3

Milligrams/$

 

252

 

127

 

106

 

7

Unit price in $/gram

 

$3.97

 

$7.90

 

$9.40

 

$144.72

Total Minerals

4903

145

38386

1135

24244

717

4506

18

Total w/o Al,C,N,S

4796

142

2136

63

1349

40

876

3

% Aluminum

2.2%

2.2%

4.9%

4.9%

4.9%

4.9%

6.0%

6.0%

% Carbon

0.0%

0.0%

0.1%

0.1%

0.1%

0.1%

10.9%

10.9%

% Nitrogen

0.0%

0.0%

12.0%

12.0%

12.0%

12.0%

0.0%

0.0%

% Sulfur

0.0%

0.0%

77.4%

77.4%

77.4%

77.4%

63.7%

63.7%

% w/o Al,C,N,S

97.8%

97.8%

5.6%

5.6%

5.6%

5.6%

19.4%

19.4%

Number claimed

 

77

 

More than 70

 

77

 

74

Number detected

 

67

 

71

 

71

 

45

Mineral name

mg/liter

mg/oz

mg/liter

mg/oz

mg/liter

mg/oz

mg/liter

mg/dose

Aluminum

107.0000

3.1640

1900.0000

56.1838

1200.0000

35.4845

270.0000

1.064534

Antimony

0.3000

0.008871

0.0310

0.0009

0.0196

0.0006

<0.02

0.000000

Arsenic

1.0000

0.029570

1.2000

0.0355

0.7579

0.0224

<0.02

0.000000

Barium

0.5000

0.014785

0.0091

0.0003

0.0057

0.0002

0.0100

0.000039

Beryllium

0.1000

0.002957

0.0480

0.0014

0.0303

0.0009

0.0100

0.000039

Bismuth

0.5000

0.014785

0.0007

0.0000

0.0004

0.0000

0.0100

0.000039

Boron

0.8000

0.023656

1.9000

0.0562

1.2000

0.0355

1.3600

0.005362

Bromine

Trace

0.000000

0.0910

0.0027

0.0575

0.0017

0.1200

0.000473

Cadmium

0.1000

0.002957

0.0120

0.0004

0.0076

0.0002

<0.01

0.000000

Calcium

300.0000

8.871120

405.0000

11.9760

255.7895

7.5638

215.0000

0.847685

Carbon

 

0.000000

50.5000

1.4933

31.8947

0.9431

490.0000

1.931933

Cerium

5.0000

0.147852

0.2500

0.0074

0.1579

0.0047

0.6200

0.002444

Cesium

0.5000

0.014785

0.0071

0.0002

0.0045

0.0001

0.0100

0.000039

Chlorine

Trace

0.000000

279.0000

8.2501

176.2105

5.2106

75.0000

0.295704

Chromium

0.3000

0.008871

0.0590

0.0017

0.0373

0.0011

0.2200

0.000867

Cobalt

1.0000

0.029570

1.2000

0.0355

0.7579

0.0224

0.6800

0.002681

Copper

4.0000

0.118282

0.1800

0.0053

0.1137

0.0034

<0.01

0.000000

Dysprosium

1.0000

0.029570

0.0091

0.0003

0.0057

0.0002

0.0800

0.000315

Erbium

1.0000

0.029570

0.0035

0.0001

0.0022

0.0001

0.1100

0.000434

Europium

1.0000

0.029570

0.0059

0.0002

0.0037

0.0001

<0.02

0.000000

Fluorine

Trace

0.000000

0.0355

0.0010

0.0224

0.0007

0.1100

0.000434

Gadolinium

0.5000

0.014785

0.0119

0.0004

0.0075

0.0002

0.5200

0.002050

Gallium

1.0000

0.029570

0.0158

0.0005

0.0100

0.0003

<0.01

0.000000

Germanium

0.5000

0.014785

0.0008

0.0000

0.0005

0.0000

<0.03

0.000000

Gold

0.0940

0.002780

0.0000

0.0000

0.0000

0.0000

<0.01

0.000000

Hafnium

0.8400

0.024839

0.0009

0.0000

0.0006

0.0000

<0.02

0.000000

Holmium

0.1860

0.005500

0.0030

0.0001

0.0019

0.0001

<0.02

0.000000

Indium

0.5000

0.014785

0.0002

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

<0.02

0.000000

Iodine

0.1000

0.002957

0.0001

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

0.0300

0.000118

Iridium

1.0000

0.029570

<.02

0.0000

<.02

0.0000

<0.005

0.000000

Iron

1000.0000

29.570401

18.0000

0.5323

11.3684

0.3362

280.0000

1.103962

Lanthanum

0.3200

0.009463

0.0501

0.0015

0.0316

0.0009

0.3900

0.001538

Lead

0.4000

0.011828

0.0100

0.0003

0.0063

0.0002

<0.01

0.000000

Lithium

16.0000

0.473126

1.1000

0.0325

0.6947

0.0205

4.2500

0.016757

Lutetium

0.0890

0.002632

0.0004

0.0000

0.0003

0.0000

0.0400

0.000158

Magnesium

2000.0000

59.140802

1000.0000

29.5704

631.5789

18.6760

77.0000

0.303589

Manganese

20.0000

0.591408

14.8000

0.4376

9.3474

0.2764

5.9100

0.023301

Mercury

 

0.000000

0.0001

0.0000

0.0000

0.0000

<0.002

0.000000

Molybdenum

1.0000

0.029570

0.0002

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

<0.02

0.000000

Neodymium

10.0000

0.295704

0.0471

0.0014

0.0297

0.0009

0.3700

0.001459

Nickel

2.0000

0.059141

0.9000

0.0266

0.5684

0.0168

1.7200

0.006781

Niobium

1.0000

0.029570

0.0010

0.0000

0.0006

0.0000

<0.01

0.000000

Nitrogen

 

0.000000

4600.0000

136.0238

2905.2632

85.9098

 

0.000000

Osmium

1.0000

0.029570

 

0.0000

 

0.0000

<0.02

0.000000

Palladium

0.5000

0.014785

0.0006

0.0000

0.0004

0.0000

<0.01

0.000000

Phosphorus

14.0000

0.413986

0.2810

0.0083

0.1775

0.0052

1.2900

0.005086

Platinum

0.4700

0.013898

<.05

0.0000

<.05

0.0000

<0.01

0.000000

Potassium

1000.0000

29.570401

20.1000

0.5944

12.6947

0.3754

0.8800

0.003470

Praseodymium

10.0000

0.295704

0.0210

0.0006

0.0133

0.0004

<0.02

0.000000

Rhenium

0.5000

0.014785

0.0005

0.0000

0.0003

0.0000

<0.03

0.000000

Rhodium

0.2340

0.006919

0.0001

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

<0.01

0.000000

Rubidium

4.0000

0.118282

0.0720

0.0021

0.0455

0.0013

<0.01

0.000000

Ruthenium

0.2100

0.006210

0.0001

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

0.0200

0.000079

Samarium

0.4800

0.014194

0.0150

0.0004

0.0095

0.0003

0.0600

0.000237

Scandium

1.0000

0.029570

0.0099

0.0003

0.0063

0.0002

0.0900

0.000355

Selenium

0.2000

0.005914

0.0180

0.0005

0.0114

0.0003

0.0900

0.000355

Silicon

60.0000

1.774224

30.0000

0.8871

18.9474

0.5603

1.9000

0.007491

Silver

0.0540

0.001597

0.0001

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

0.0800

0.000315

Sodium

300.0000

8.871120

350.0000

10.3496

221.0526

6.5366

195.0000

0.768830

Strontium

4.0000

0.118282

2.8000

0.0828

1.7684

0.0523

1.1000

0.004337

Sulfur

Trace

0.000000

29700.0000

878.2409

18757.8947

554.6785

2870.0000

11.315607

Tantalum

Trace

0.000000

0.0001

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

<0.02

0.000000

Tellurium

5.0000

0.147852

0.0002

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

<0.05

0.000000

Terbium

0.4500

0.013307

0.0080

0.0002

0.0051

0.0001

<0.02

0.000000

Thallium

5.0000

0.147852

0.0029

0.0001

0.0018

0.0001

6.3500

0.025036

Thorium

2.2000

0.065055

0.0013

0.0000

0.0008

0.0000

<0.01

0.000000

Thulium

0.2200

0.006505

0.0030

0.0001

0.0019

0.0001

1.2900

0.005086

Tin

0.0740

0.002188

0.0001

0.0000

0.0001

0.0000

<0.02

0.000000

Titanium

0.1000

0.002957

0.0600

0.0018

0.0379

0.0011

0.2500

0.000986

Tungsten

5.0000

0.147852

<.05

0.0000

<.05

0.0000

<0.03

0.000000

Vanadium

0.4500

0.013307

0.0470

0.0014

0.0297

0.0009

0.0700

0.000276

Ytterbium

0.0450

0.001331

0.0055

0.0002

0.0035

0.0001

0.0400

0.000158

Yttrium

0.0850

0.002513

0.1050

0.0031

0.0663

0.0020

0.4400

0.001735

Zinc

7.2000

0.212907

8.2000

0.2425

5.1789

0.1531

3.7500

0.014785

Zirconium

1.0000

0.029570

0.0140

0.0004

0.0088

0.0003

0.0100

0.000039

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