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Lead-Based Paint Abatement

EE&G provides complete lead-based paint (LBP) inspections, abatement project design, abatement project supervision, air monitoring services, and Operations and Maintenance plans for LBP.

Lead paint is serious business. Lead inspection and lead risk assessment are useful first steps which can lead to more thoughtful decisions on managing lead paint and lead hazards. Lead abatement is an activity designed to permanently eliminate lead-based paint hazards. Abatement is sometimes ordered by a state or local government, and can involve specialized techniques not typical of most residential contractors.
EPA requires individuals and firms who perform abatement projects in pre-1978 target housing and child-occupied facilities to be certified and follow specific work practices.

Services include:

  • Lead-Based Paint Inspections using XRF Detectors and Paint Chip Sampling
  • Risk Assessments
  • Atomic Absorption Spectrometry (AAS) analyses of:
    • Air Samples
    • Soils Samples
    • Paint Chip Samples
  • Abatement Specifications
  • Sampling Plans
  • O&M Programs
  • OSHA Compliance Monitoring
  • Project Management and Supervision
  • Employee Awareness/Training

Lead paint is a serious business. Lead inspection and lead risk assessment are useful first steps which can lead to more thoughtful decisions on managing lead paint and lead hazards.Lead abatement is an activity designed to permanently eliminate lead-based paint hazards. Abatement is sometimes ordered by a state or local government and can involve specialized techniques not typical of most residential contractors. EPA requires individuals and firms who perform abatement projects in pre-1978 target housing and child-occupied facilities to be certified and follow specific work practices.