The new RRP (HEPA) rules and you

Visit these sites to learn about the new lead paint removal rules.

As of April 22, 2010, a sweeping set of regulations governing the removal of lead paint from the workplace becomes effective. It is known as the Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) rule and it affects work done on all structures built before 1978.

The following three websites will give you all you need to know about the rule. The 10 most important questions site is a quick review and should be read first.

The EPA site has the most comprehensive overview of the rule and the EPA PowerPoint presentation is an easy to understand summary of the rule in a PowerPoint format.

The 10 most important questions and Answers about the RRP Rule

US Government EPA web site in the RRP Rule

EPA PowerPoint presentation on the RRP Rule