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Main Title Testing your home for lead in paint, dust, and soil.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs.,
Year Published 1998
Report Number EPA 747-K-98-001
Stock Number 055-000-00612-1; PB99-127219
OCLC Number 40572073
ISBN 0160498317; 9780160498312
Subjects Lead based paint--Toxicology ; Health risk assessment ; Lead poisoning ; Lead abatement ; Paint--toxicity ; Lead--toxicity ; Health Status Indicators ; Lead base paint ; Dust ; Soil
Additional Subjects Lead(Metal) ; Houses ; Residential buildings ; Testing ; Paints ; Dust ; Soil contamination ; Sampling ; Water analysis ; Ceramics
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAD  EPA/747-K-98-001 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 06/29/2001
EJED  EPA 747-K-98-001 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 08/10/2001
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 747-K-98-001 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 747-K-98-001 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/17/2022
NTIS  PB99-127219 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 16 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
This publication is for anyone who is considering having a home or residence tested for lead in paint, dust, or soil by a professional. It explains the technical aspects of lead testing without overwhelming the reader. The first section tells why you would test for lead, the approaches for testing for lead, and what information you will get from each approach. The second section answers specific questions about how paint, soil, and dust sampling are conducted by the professional in your home. Finally, the last section answers other questions about testing, including questions about home test kits and testing of water and ceramics.
Cover title. Shipping list no.: 99-0094-P. "October 1998." Includes bibliographical references (page 16).