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State Lead Paint Abatement Tool
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Health
Lead Abatement and Certification Program
The Oklahoma Lead-Based Paint Management Act designates the Department of Environmental Quality as the official agency for implementing the Lead-Based Paint Management Program. The Department operates a certification and accreditation program. Certification is required of all individuals and firms who offer and/or perform lead-based paint services. Accreditation is required of all educational institutions that provide lead-based paint training for certification purposes. The Department charges nonrefundable fees for certification and accreditation services.
Lead Abatement and Certification Regulations
Small Entity Compliance Guide to Renovate Right EPA's Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair, and Painting Program. EPA published this document to help small businesses comply with the new Lead-based Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Program requirements (40 CFR 745, Subpart E), issued April 22, 2008 (73 FR 21692). The guide, Small Entity Compliance Guide to Renovate Right: EPA's Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Program, is for contractors, painters, property managers, maintenance personnel, and other professionals that disturb painted surfaces while working in homes and child-occupied facilities, such as child care centers and schools, built before 1978.