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See the presentations as well as accreditation applications and notifications below:
Keri Cason Meyers
Surveillance Staff Asbestos and Lead Regional Contacts
Louisiana Environmental Regulatory Code (ERC), Title 33:Part III (Louisiana Air Quality Regulations), Chapter 28: Lead-Based Paint Rule –Recognition, Accreditation, Licensure, and Standards for Conducting Lead-Based Paint Activities
Link to the Office of Public Health's Heavy Metal Surveillance Webpage is: https://ldh.la.gov/page/559
The link to a detailed document on adult lead exposure (sources, OSHA guidelines, testing & reporting) is: https://ldh.la.gov/assets/oph/Center-EH/envepi/Heavy_Metal/Documents/Lead_for_Health_Providers_Final_2017.pdf
LDHH Lead Brochure 2011: Educating Families about the Dangers of Lead
Contact for LDHH programs: Michelle Lackovic (504) 219-4518
Link to HUD: www.hud.gov
Overview of the EPA Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule (April 2008) – This is a federal program which is not being promulgated by LDEQ. Please contact EPA regarding questions on the federal regulations and on the information in the booklet below:
Federal Lead Renovation, Repair, & Paint regulations promulgated by EPA on March 31, 2008: www.epa.gov/lead/lead-renovation-repair-and-painting-program-rules#rrp
The new Renovate Right pamphlet can be purchased on the GPO online catalogue for $1.06 per booklet, plus shipping. 406(b) renovators are required to start distributing these in December 2008. You can also see the booklet online at the following link: www.epa.gov/lead/renovate-right-important-lead-hazard-information-families-child-care-providers-and-schools
To see this recall on US Consumer Product Safety Commissions' (CPSC's) website, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to www.cpsc.gov/recall-hazards/lead.
The National Lead Poisoning Prevention information can be found at the CDC at www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead or at the USEPA Lead website at www.epa.gov/lead.
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality – Permit Support Services Division
Notifications and Accreditations Section
P.O. Box 4313
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4313
602 North 5th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Phone: (225) 219-3300
Fax: (225) 325-8282