Lead Paint Inspection

POSTED BY on Feb 15 under Lead Paint Inspection Information

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) define a  Lead Paint Inspection as a surface-by-surface investigation  to determine the presence of lead-based paint. In California, Lead Paint Inspections are performed by Certified Inspectors/ Risk Assessors. The California Department of Public Health certifies and licenses Inspectors in […]

Testing Projects for Lead Paint

POSTED BY on Feb 4 under Lead Inspection

I’ve spent a lot of time lately talking to contractors about testing their projects for lead paint. The EPA’s new Renovation, Repair and Painting Final Rule (40 CFR 745) which became effective April 22’nd 2010 requires all contractors working on residences built prior to 1978 to be certified in safe lead work practices and registered […]

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