Lead Paint and Asbestos

Lead Paint is Dangerous! Watch a video on the risks of lead paint to the Australian community, and what the responsibilities of the painter are:

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How to perform a lead paint laboratory test sample:

How to perform a lead paint test using a field test:

Lead Paint Audit

Protection From Lead Paint Hazards

Lead Paint Abatement

Watch this video to see how to perform lead paint abatement using dry sanding, chemical stripping and wet sanding.


Painters must be careful not to sand asbestos or waterblast it using a high pressure cleaner. How can you identify asbestos, and how should you treat it?

This video shows how asbestos can be encapsulated: