Archive: Jun 2011

OSHA Compliance Guidance for Residential Construction

OSHA INSTRUCTION DIRECTIVE NUMBER: STD 03-11-002 EFFECTIVE DATE: December 16, 2010 SUBJECT: Compliance Guidance for Residential Construction ENFORCEMENT DATE: June…

Ben Franklin Lead Letter

The Franklin Lead Letter Phila July 31, 1786 Dear Friend, I recollect that when I had the great Pleasure of…

EPA RRP Dust Testing is coming!

The EPA is expected to release the final rule “Lead; Clearance and Clearance Testing Requirements for the Renovation, Repair and…

Proposed EPA Rule Clouds Lead Dust Testing Protocol

May 6, 2011 Andrew McLellan, Environmental Education Associates, Inc. The big news in lead hazard control in 2011 is the…

Got Mold?

Our super wet spring here in the Northeast will undoubtedly bring on more than the usual mold problems as the…

OSHA Outreach Training Program

The OSHA Outreach Training Program for the Construction Industry provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement,…

National Healthy Homes Conference

Get ready for the 2011 National Healthy Homes Conference, the nation’s most comprehensive, progressive and educational forum on the issue…

Nanoparticles Generated by Kitchen Appliances are Major Contributors to Chronic Illnesses

By Jamson S. Lwebuga-Mukasa, MD, PhD. The Green Kitchen Institute Often building strategies designed to conserve energy result in homes…

Cypress Hills Verde Block Party & Tree Give Away

6/4/11, Looking for something to do this weekend? Come and join us for free giveaways, food, music, games and information…