EPA Proposes Lowering Dust-Lead Hazard Standards

EPA Proposes Lowering Dust-Lead Hazard Standards

On June 22, 2018, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a proposal to lower the dust-lead hazard standards for public comment.  The new proposed standards come in response to increased concerns of how little lead exposure is required to negatively impact...
Why Lead-Based Paint Still Matters And What You Can Do

Why Lead-Based Paint Still Matters And What You Can Do

While lead poisoning can occur as a result of exposure to everyday items (soil, toys, batteries, water, etc.), the primary source for lead in America remains lead-based paint. Poisoning can occur quickly, within hours, when significant levels of dust are created...