Look out for lead : how can I find out if there is lead in my home?

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South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
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2022-04
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Lead based paint--Environmental aspects , Lead poisoning--Prevention
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This brochure answers these questions: When does lead-based paint become a hazard?, How can I find out if my home contains lead?, How do I find a certified lead risk assessor, inspector, or contractor in my area?, How do I know if my water is safe?, How does remodeling cause a lead-based paint hazard in my home?, Is it ok to hire anyone to remodel or renovate my home?, What are some safe work practices when working on painted surfaces?, Are there things that I should never do when working on a pre-1978 home where lead is suspected?, Where can I find more information about lead-based paint?, What are the greatest lead hazards and how can I protect my family and myself?
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South Carolina State Library
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Copyright status determined to be in the public domain on April 27, 2020 by United States Supreme Court ruling (Georgia et al., Petitioners v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc. : 590 U.S.__(2020))
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