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The National Hardware Show in the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV is the prime time & place for face-to-face sourcing, trading and learning for the $343 Billion dollar US home improvement and DIY markets. Your source for products sold for the home, after the home is built and attracting a worldwide audience of more than 27,000 industry professionals. You can't miss this industry gathering.

Show Dates: Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 - Thursday, May 9th 2013

US EPA Issues Enforcement Actions for Violations of the Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced 16 enforcement actions for violations of the lead-based paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP).  A priority for EPA’s enforcement program is to protect children, and others, from exposure to lead dust that can cause lead poisoning by ensuring that renovators follow the RRP and other lead rules. Click here to read more...

 

Many Homeowners Unaware of Lead Contamination

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend routine blood lead testing for all children between the ages of one and six

EPA Issues Contractor Fines for RRP Violations

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced 16 enforcement actions for violations of the lead-based paint Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule (RRP)...

 

 

Protect Your Family

(US EPA: http://www.epa.gov/lead/parents.html) If your home was built before 1978, there is a good chance it has lead-based paint. In 1978, the federal government banned consumer uses of lead-containing paint, but some states banned it even earlier. Lead from paint, including lead-contaminated dust, is one of the most common causes of lead poisoning.

  • Sources of lead at home
  • How to make your home lead-safe
  • Protect your children where they learn and play

 

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