Managing Lead Paint Hazards
If you disturb old paint, children can be poisoned — so think twice before you plug in your belt sander
Uptick Expected in Lead-Paint Rule Enforcement
The EPA is increasing inspections of RRP job sites and stepping up enforcement efforts
The EPA Rejects a Proposed Requirement for Lead Dust Testing
The agency shelved the controversial dust-sample testing requirement, but also beefed up requirements for debris containment and worker training
The EPA’s Proposed Dust-Wipe Lead-Testing Rule
If the new proposal is implemented, the cost of renovating older buildings would probably rise. But clean test results might help protect contractors from unjustified lawsuits.
Lead Paint Law Claims First Contractor
EPA files a complaint against a Maine contractor for violating RRP requirements designed to protect children from exposure to lead-based paint
Delay in Lead-Paint Rule Enforcement? Maybe
If Senate amendment is approved by the House of Representatives, small contractors will have until September 30 to get necessary training
Lead-Based Paint and Green Remodeling
The new EPA Renovation, Repair, and Painting rule takes effect April 22, 2010: are your ready?