Stories tagged: lead paint
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 19, 2017, 5:38 P.M.
Coeur d’Alene contractor fined for failing to control lead dust during home renovation
A Coeur d’Alene contractor was fined $9,800 for not following proper procedures to control lead dust during renovations on a 95-year-old house. Stricter rules for dust control took effect in …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 11, 2012
City of Spokane ready to get the lead out
The city of Spokane has more than $3 million in federal money to pay to reduce lead hazards in low-income homes, and it’s ready to start spending. Its Lead Safe …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, 2010, 1:53 P.M.
New EPA rule requires more care around lead paint
Contractors across the country must take additional precautions when renovating houses where children could be exposed to lead dust from old paint, a safety measure that could add thousands of …