Lead-Based Paint

HUD and EPA Guidelines to Interim Controls

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See the presentations as well as accreditation applications and notifications below:


Lead-based Paint Contact

Keri Cason Meyers


Surveillance Staff Asbestos and Lead Regional Contacts


Lead-based Paint Regulations

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 Conducting Lead-Based Paint Activities

Lead Accreditation and Notification Forms


Lead-based Paint Examination

Lead Exam Instructions


Louisiana Lead Accredited Lists by Discipline


Lead Trainer and Training Information

  • Lead Training Providers – Most Training Providers can custom build a training class to meet your needs or schedule a class for several persons if one is not scheduled. If needed, please contact the Training Providers to schedule a class or determine the next available class.
  • Lead Active Trainers List


Lead Fact Sheets

Link to the Office of Public Health's Heavy Metal Surveillance Webpage is:

The link to a detailed document on adult lead exposure (sources, OSHA guidelines, testing & reporting) is:                      

LDHH Lead Brochure 2011: Educating Families about the Dangers of Lead

Contact for LDHH programs: Michelle Lackovic (504) 219-4518

Link to HUD:


EPA Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule Information

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 federal regulations and on the information in the booklet below:

Federal Lead Renovation, Repair, & Paint regulations promulgated by EPA on March 31, 2008:

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:


Recalled Products Due to Lead Contamination and Other Hazards

To see this recall on US Consumer Product Safety Commissions' (CPSC's) website, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to

The National Lead Poisoning Prevention information can be found at the CDC at or at the USEPA Lead website at

Contact Information

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality – Permit Support Services Division
Notifications and Accreditations Section

P.O. Box 4313
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4313

Physical Address:
602 North 5th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Phone: (225) 219-3300
Fax: (225) 325-8282