What is lead?
Lead is one of the seven metals of antiquity; its discovery has been traced to the development of processes for metal refining.
|10 µg/dL||Slight loss in IQ; hearing and growth problems|
|20 µg/dL||Moderate loss in IQ; language amd speech problems; difficulty learning; poor attention span; hyperactivity; slower reflexes|
|40 µg/dL||Poor bone and muscle development; clumsiness; tiredness; lack of coordination; early anemia; drowsiness; fewer red blood cells to carry oxygen and iron|
|50 µg/dL||Stomach aches and cramps; anemia; destruction of red blood cells; brain damage|
|100 µg/dL||Swelling of brain; serizures; coma; death|
LEAD PAINT SERVICES
- Lead Paint Inspections Utilizing an XRF Lead Paint Analyzer
- Risk Assessments
- Lead Abatement Project Design, Management, and Specifications
- OSHA Occupational Exposure Monitoring
- Final Clearance Inspection and Sampling Following Lead Abatement
- Elevated Blood Level Assessments
AIHA-LAP, LLC ACCREDITED LABORATORY SERVICES
- Lead Paint Chip Samples
- Lead Dust Wipe Samples
- Lead Air Samples
LABORATORY QUALITY ASSURANCE
LEGEND is accredited through AIHA-LAP, LLC ELLAP and participates in AIHA-LAP, LLC Laboratory Quality Assurance Programs. Laboratory #101095.
XRF Lead Paint Analyzer (XRF-LPA)
The XRF Lead Paint Analyzer is a spectrum analyzer system for the qualitative measurement of lead in paint on various substrates. The (LPA) provides a fast, accurate measurement of lead content in 2-4 seconds. The XRF-LPA is the only instrument which measures lead without inconclusive values.