Posts Tagged ‘ violations ’

Lead Violations in L.A. Schools Spur EPA Penalties Against SoCal Renovation Firms

Aug 12th, 2021

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday announced six lead-based paint enforcement actions against renovation firms doing work in Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) elementary schools that serve historically marginalized communities. Under the Biden Administration, the EPA is prioritizing the use of enforcement tools to advance environmental justice. The renovation firms in this case […]

EPA Settles with Six Missouri Renovators for Alleged Lead-Based Paint Violations

Mar 18th, 2021

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reached settlements with six residential home renovators in Missouri for alleged violations of lead-based paint regulations under the federal Toxic Substances Control Act. “Reducing exposure to lead-based paint, especially among children, is a top priority for EPA,” said David Cozad, director of EPA Region 7’s Enforcement and Compliance […]

Three States Allege Home Depot Ignored Lead Safe Work Practices

Jan 12th, 2021

The states of Utah, Rhode Island and Massachusetts filed a legal complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia Atlanta Division on December 17, 2020, alleging that Home Depot U.S.A. Inc. violated certain provisions of U.S. EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP)— proposing more than $20 million in penalties. […]

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