Lead Testing and Training
Lead has been identified by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as the number one environmental pollutant that threatens public health in the United States. Since that designation, the U.S. Congress has enabled lead to be regulated by EPA, OSHA, and HUD. We provide an array of lead services to homeowners, contractors, and governmental agencies.
Certified Lead Based Paint Inspections
Certified Lead Based Paint Inspections using state of the art XRF technology, providing immediate results, with unsurpassed accuracy without damaging the surface.
Providing contractors with third party assessment of lead based paint in pre-1978 target housing. We handle all testing, certification and paperwork. The RRP rule requires contractors to either test paint they will disturb BEFORE beginning a job, or assume that it is lead-based.
Training for EPA Repair Renovation and Painting Certified Renovator Course
Who Must Take the EPA RRP Certified Renovator Course?
Contractors who work in pre-1978 housing and who might disturb painted surfaces while doing plumbing, electrical, drywall, painting, tile, window replacement, landscaping, repairs, construction, renovation, remodeling, HVAC, demolition, plus many, other jobs. The RRP rule applies to people who work for rental property owners, schools, and day care providers as well as non-profits and government agencies.
Call (757) 873-1216 for class schedule in Newport News, VA, or for more information on Certified lead-based Inspections.
Visit EPA's website for more information on the hazard of lead based paint.