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Protect Your Family from Lead in Your Home - Real Estate Disclosure

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Note: The March 2021 version of Protect Your Family from Lead in Your Home (PYF), currently available in English and Spanish, includes the new dust-lead clearance levels that are effective March 8, 2021. These levels are referenced on page 11. The March 2021 version also references on page 6 the new dust-lead hazards standards that were effective January 6, 2020.

EPA is currently working on translating the March 2021 version of PYF into Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Somali and Vietnamese. Until then continue to use the January 2020 version of PYF just note effective March 8, 2021 the dust-lead clearance levels referenced on page 11 have been updated. The January 2021 version does include on page 6 the new dust-lead hazard standards that were effective January 6, 2020. EPA does not require users to discard older versions of the PYF document. In order to ensure that the updated information is provided, users should provide a PYF supplement if using prior versions of the PYF document.     

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