Categories for: Lead Certification

New Jersey Has a Brand-New Law Regarding Lead Paint


April 29, 2022

In June 2021, New Jersey enacted a new law that aims to eradicate lead paint in homes throughout the Garden State. This new law (S1147) created a requirement for lead inspection in homes built before 1978. What’s more, the law has established requirements for lead testing, provides for lead-based paint education, and appropriates $3,900,000 in state funding. As a result... View Article

What To Know About New York City Lead Laws


April 28, 2022

In 2021, New York City legislators enacted new lead dust standards as well as new lead-based paint standards for rental properties within the city, according to NYC.gov. As a result, there are new standards regarding the acceptable concentration of lead found in paint as well as dust residue. Previously, the city allowed 1.0 milligram of lead per square centimeter of... View Article