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Main Title Lead in your home : a parent's reference guide.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs.,
Place Published Washington, DC
Year Published 1998
Report Number EPA 747-B-98-002; ISBN-0-16-049580-6
Stock Number 055-000-00601-6; PB99-111148
OCLC Number 39501416
Subjects Lead(Metal); Abatement; Residential buildings; Houses; Lead poisoning; Risk management; Cleaning; Maintenance; Removal; Renovating; Guides; Remodeling
Subject Added Ent Lead--Environmental aspects--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Lead--Toxicology--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Lead poisoning--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Internet Access
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EHAD EPA/747-B-98-002 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 08/28/1998
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 747-B-98-002 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/01/2010
EJBD EPA 747-B-98-002 c.1-2 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/07/2016
EKAM EPA 747-B-98-002 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 09/12/1998
ELAD EPA 747-B-98-002 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 01/04/2010
ELDD EPA 747-B-98-002 NHEERL/MED Library/Duluth,MN 04/16/2004
ERAD EPA 747/B-98-002 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 07/31/1998
NTIS PB99-111148 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation iii, 70 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Abstract This Guidebook provides Agency recommendations on how you can reduce your family's risk of lead exposure and prevent lead poisoning, ranging from simple steps you can do now to more rigorous that will permanently get rid of lead hazards in your home.
Notes Cover title. Shipping list no.: 1998-0293-P. "June 1998." "EPA 747-B-98-002."
Contents Notes Lead in you home: Parent's guide -- How lead has commonly been used -- Finding lead hazards in your home -- Other sources of lead hazards -- Health effects of lead -- Lead poisoning prevention -- Reducing the risk of lead in your home: Testing for lead -- How to reduce your family's risk of lead poisoning -- Routine cleaning and maintenance -- Rules for sellers, landlords, and renovators -- Protecting your children from lead poisoning: Building good habits and safe surroundings -- Testing you and your family for lead poisoning -- Choosing a child-care provider -- What your children need to know -- What you need to know before working on your home: Equipment -- How to work safely -- Remodeling and renovation: Replacing or working on windows -- Preparing surfaces for new paint or wallpaper -- Removing or replacing carpeting -- Performing duct and plumbing work -- Performing minor repairs -- Working on the exterior of your home -- Interim controls: Safe management of lead-based paint in your home -- Removing dust -- Repainting lead-painted surfaces -- Repairing friction and impact surfaces -- Preventing access to soil hazards -- Abatement: Lead abatement: What it is, who should do it -- Replacement -- Enclosure -- Encapsulation -- Paint removal -- Soil abatement -- Help from a risk assessor or a contractor -- Cleaning up lead waste: Daily cleanup -- Personal cleanup -- Final cleanup -- Appendixes: For more information -- State lead program contacts -- EPA regional lead contacts -- Abatement guidelines for your contractor.
Availability Notes Product reproduced from digital image. Order this product from NTIS by: phone at 1-800-553-NTIS (U.S. customers); (703)605-6000 (other countries); fax at (703)605-6900; and email at orders@ntis.fedworld.gov. NTIS is located at 5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield, VA, 22161, USA.
Access Notes Also available via Internet from the EPA web site. Address as of 2/23/2004: http://www.epa.gov/lead/leadrev.pdf; current access available via PURL.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances.
PUB Date Free Form 1998
NTIS Prices PC A04/MF A01
BIB Level m
ISBN 0160495806; 9780160495809
OCLC Time Stamp 20091229152625
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
SUDOCS Number EP 5.8:L 46
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03176cam 2200421Ia 45020