Lead in Paint CPSC.gov
Lead in Paint and Similar Surface Coatings. All children 39s products and some furniture for adults and children must not contain a concentration of lead greater than 0.009 percent 90 parts per million in paint or any similar surface coatings. Household paint must also meet this requirement.
Lead in Your Home Brochure Booklet BW
for information about lead in drinking water. Consumer Product Safety Commission CPSC Hotline For information on lead in toys and other consumer products or to report an unsafe consumer product or a productrelated injury call 18006382772 or visit CPSCs website at cpsc.gov. or . saferproducts.gov.
Consumer Products Safety Commission Desert Beacon
The articles especially the last one offer a brief history of the eventual banning of lead paint and how industry lobbying prevented a ban until 1978. If its banned throughout the country including Nevada of course why is it of concern to us now Lead paint is still out there. It might be covered by subsequent layers of paint or it
Lead in Your Home Portrait Color epa.gov
owned housing and childcare facilities built before 1978 have leadbased paint. In 1978 the federal government banned consumer uses of leadcontaining paint. 2 . Learn how to determine if paint is leadbased paint on page 7. Lead can be found: In homes and childcare facilities in the city country or suburbs
Childhood Lead Exposure Cincinnati
in dust and soil. Leadbased paint for housing has been banned by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission since 1978 yet lead contaminated housing still remains a significant public health problem with at least 38 million lead contaminated homes remaining in the United States today.12 The
Childhood Lead Data and Information SCDHEC
Houses built before 1950 are very likely to contain leadbased paint and the deterioration of this paint causes a problem. In 1978 the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission banned leadbased paint from being used in residential construction. Only use miniblinds labeled as quotleadsafequot or quotno lead addedquot. How is someone exposed to lead
Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home
owned housing and childcare facilities built before 1978 have leadbased paint. In 1978 the federal government banned consumer uses of leadcontaining paint.2 Learn how to determine if paint is leadbased paint on page 7. Lead can be found: In homes and childcare facilities in the city country or suburbs
CPSC Announces Final Ban On LeadContaining Paint
WASHINGI 39ON D.C. Sept. 2 The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission CPSC has culminated a major regulatory proceeding by issuing a final ban on leadcontaining paint and on toys and furniture coated with such paint. This action was taken to reduce the risk of lead poisoning in children who may ingest paint chips or peelings.