OES - Permit Support Services Division
Notifications and Accreditations Section
P.O. Box 4313
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4313
602 North 5th St
BR, LA 70802
Phone: (225) 219-3300
Fax: (225) 325-8282
Attention: If you are not on the Email Distribution List and would like to be added for Notices for Asbestos and/or Lead information, please email Charles Finley at Charles.Finley@la.gov or Sheryl Grimmer at Sheryl.Grimmer@la.gov to request that you be added to the list. See the presentations as well as accreditation applications and notifications below:
Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors (LSLBC) According to LDEQ regulations, Lead-based Paint abatement contractors must be licensed by the Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors. For information to obtain a license to abate Lead-based Paint, you may contact the LSLBCby phone, 225-765-2301 or view their web site for additional information at: http://www.LSLBC.louisiana.gov/
USEPA Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule Overview - This federal regulation applies to companies who perform renovations, remodeling, repairs, and painting in taget housing and child-occupied facilities.Please contact EPA Region 6 with any questions regarding this rule.
EPA Approved Renovation, Repair & Painting (RRP) Program Training Providers in Louisiana (Contact EPA for additional information)
Louisiana Environmental Regulatory Code(ERC), Title 33:Part III (Louisiana Air Quality Regulations,Chapter 28: Lead-Based Paint Rule--Recognition, Accreditation, Licensure, and Standards for ConductingLead-Based Paint Activities
Link to the Office of Public Health's Heavy Metal Surveillance Webpage is: http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/page.asp?id=205&detail=8411
The link to a detailed document on adult lead exposure (sources, OSHA guidelines, testing & reporting) is: www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/miscdocs/docs-205/Heavy_Metal/Pb_062408.pdf
LDHH Lead Brochure 2011: Educating Families about the Dangers of Lead
Contact for La. DHH programs: Michelle Lackovic (504) 219-4518
Link to HUD is: http://www.hud.gov/offices/adm/grants/nofa09/grplead.cfm.
Overview of the EPA Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule (April 2008) This is a federal program, which is not being promulgated by LDEQ. Please contact EPA regarding questions on the federalregulations, and on the information in the booklet below .
Federal Lead Renovation, Repair, & Paint regulations promulgated by EPA on March 31, 2008: http://www.epa.gov/lead/pubs/lrrpfinal.pdf.
The new Renovate Right pamphlet can be purchased on the GPO online catalogue for $1.06 per booklet, plus shipping. 406(b) renovators are required to start distributing these in December 2008. You can also see the booklet online at the following link: http://www.epa.gov/lead/pubs/renovaterightbrochure.pdf.
To see this recall on US Consumer Product Safety Commissions' (CPSC's) web site, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to: http://www.cpsc.gov/index.html