Lead Renovation Repair and Painting Rule

Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting (LRRP) Refresher Courses

The EPA requires that all certified renovators enroll in a 4-hour refresher class within five years of completing the initial 8-hour course.  With the majority of initial classes being taught during the end of 2009 and through the middle of 2010, thousands of contractors will need to enroll in refresher classes and renew their registration in the coming months to stay in compliance. 

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OSHA

North Carolina Broadens Activities Exempt from Air Permit Requirements

The North Carolina Division of Air Quality (DAQ) recently amended regulations, increasing the capability for facilities with low actual emissions to become exempt from requiring an air permit (15A NCAC 02Q .0102).  Under the previous version of the exemptions, any facility whose actual emissions of criteria pollutants, before control, would each be less than five tons per year could be exempt. 

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