Helpful guide to Environmental Pathways

The Built Environment Assessment Tool Manual This manual explains the importance of understanding and measuring the built environment and provides a tool for doing so. What is the Built Environment? The built environment includes the physical makeup of where we live, learn, work, and play—our homes, schools, businesses, streets and sidewalks, open spaces, and transportationContinue reading “Helpful guide to Environmental Pathways”

Lead Poisoning Testing

Protecting children from exposure to lead is important to lifelong good health. No safe blood lead level in children has been identified. Even low levels of lead in blood have been shown to affect learning, ability to pay attention, and academic achievement. While the effects of lead poisoning may be permanent, if caught early thereContinue reading “Lead Poisoning Testing”

Radon Test Kits and Mitigation Professionals

If you are interested in finding a service provider to test for radon or mitigate (fix) your home, contact your state radon program for help in finding qualified professionals in your state.   Currently, EPA requires state receiving indoor radon grants to maintain and provide the public with a list of only those radon service providers whoContinue reading “Radon Test Kits and Mitigation Professionals”