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There are two main types of certifications for contractors in Pennsylvania who address lead-based paint (LBP) in residences:  the PA-certified companies and individuals who do abatement work and the EPA-certified renovators.

PA-Certified LBP Occupations (Abatement)

  • certified firms
  • inspectors
  • risk assessors
  • project designers
  • lead workers
  • lead supervisors

For more information about LBP abatement certification, go to PA Department of Labor and Industry Lead Occupations.

EPA Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Program

  • certified renovators

To learn more about renovation projects in older housing, go to EPA RRP Program.