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Make sure lead safety is a part of your renovation



  • September 23, 2019 – This year’s National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week takes place October 20-26, 2019. Learn more about ways to participate.
  • June 21, 2019 - Strengthened dust-lead hazard standards to protect children from lead exposure. Learn more
  • April 1, 2019 - EPA released a status report describing activities the Agency conducted in support of the Lead Action Plan. Learn more.  

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