Lead - Child care centers

 
If your facility was built before 1978, assume all painted surfaces contain lead, unless testing shows otherwise. Ensure you’re in compliance with Colorado's child care health regulations. Prevent childhood lead poisoning from lead-based paint. 
 
Hire a certified lead inspector
Searchable list of certified lead inspectors
 
Downloadable brochure about lead's harmful effects on children and how to test for lead
 
Lead poisoning
Information from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency