Author(s): ["William M. Ewing"," Eva M. Ewing"," Tod A. Dawson"," Christopher DePasquale"]
This comprehensive ASTM manual provides detailed guidance for developing and implementing a lead hazard management program. It follows the outline described in ASTM E 2052-99 Standard Guide for Identification and Management of Lead Hazards in Facilities.
17 chapters cover the following fundamentals:
Setting up and administering a lead hazard management program
Designing and implementing an operations and maintenance program
Collecting information on facilities for decision making purposes
Classifying buildings based on their likelihood for lead hazards
Evaluating buildings for lead hazards
Responding to elevated blood lead investigation
Conducting occupant education and awareness programs
Hiring consultants, laboratories, and contractors
Planning and performing lead hazard control activities
Ongoing monitoring and reevaluation of lead hazards
Role of lead hazard programs in real estate transactions.