lead paint

Contractors clean up lead paint at a contaminated building in Providence, R.I. (AP Photo/Chitose Suzuki, File)

CA judge increases lead paint fund to $1.15B

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A California judge has ordered paint makers to pay $1.15 billion to remove lead paint from homes across the state, an increase of $50 million. Santa Clara County Superior Court […]

01/08/2014

Contractors clean up lead paint at a contaminated building in Providence, R.I. (AP Photo/Chitose Suzuki, File)

$1.1B Calif. paint ruling may lead to new suits

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A California state judge has stunned the paint industry by ordering three companies to pay $1.1 billion to help local governments remove lead from an estimated 5 million homes. The […]

12/17/2013

Long Beach receives $2.4M to prevent lead poisoning

(CNS) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded the city of Long Beach $2.4 million to rehabilitate homes with lead-based paint, city officials said yesterday. The grant money will be used over […]

03/31/2012

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