Lead Consulting Services
The Institute for Environmental Assessment, Inc. (IEA), helps clients manage lead hazards. Lead hazards poses significant health risks. Our clients include schools, hospitals, public agencies and commercial property owners.
Sources of lead
Lead is a heavy metal that can slow mental and physical growth if elevated levels are present in blood. Pregnant women and children with their developing physiology are particularly vulnerable to the toxic effects of lead. Even minor exposure to lead can cause nervous system disorders, lowered IQs, impaired memory and shortened attention spans. Sources of lead hazards include lead-based paint (LBP), contaminated dust and soils, drinking water components and various other products or hobbies.
How IEA can help
Our consulting services related to lead include the following:
- Lead-based paint inspection
- Lead risk assessment
- Drinking water testing
- Operations and maintenance materials and testing
- Project design and abatement management
- Clearance testing
- OSHA exposure assessment
- Firing Ranges
IEA has the latest x-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer technology to provide non-destructive testing instantly.