I don’t know how things like this happen today, but they do.
Some 6,700 bottles were sold from mid-2016 to May 2016. Lead is toxic if ingested by children and have adverse health issues. Even low levels of lead can affect IQ, attention spans, and academic achievement. These issues can not be corrected. Consumers should immediately stop using these bottles and apply to L.L. Bean for a full refund.
Stickers on the bottom have the number 297684, and can further be identified with PO#844 and BB2D2-LLB-R45-0413.