Lead Based Paint

Are you a home seller or a real estate agent and need to perform a lead test?

If you suspect you live in a house with lead paint, or if you suspect that contractors failed to use lead-safe techniques, Call Big East Environmental for immediate lead testing at 203-354-4955.

Over many years, Big East Environmental, has conducted and provide lead/based paint testing services. We are certified and licensed Lead Based Paint professionals, that can help home and commercial property owners identify LBP, reduce exposure and certify your lead abatement project for clearance.

Many houses and apartments built before 1978 have paint that contains high levels of lead (called lead-based paint). Lead from paint, chips, and dust can pose serious health hazards if not taken care of properly.

No more unknown lead based paint with Big East Environmental revolutionary Lead Testing Services!

Call Us Today at 203-354-4955 and discover why our customers choose Big East Environmental for LBP testing.

Lead Poisoning prevention & Control

It is defined by the federal government, as paint with lead levels greater than or equal to 1.0 milligram per square centimeter, or more than 0.5% by weight.

The primary source of lead is dust from deteriorating lead paint. One of the first things many people do when moving into a new house is to start sanding, painting, remodeling, etc. This easily generates lead based paint chips that can be picked up and ingested by small children or LBP dust that can be breathed by pregnant women and small children.

Deteriorating lead-based paint (peeling, chipping, chalking, cracking or damaged) is a hazard and needs immediate attention. It may also be dangerous when found on surfaces that children can chew or that get a lot of wear-and-tear, such as: Windows and window sills. Doors and door frames. Stairs, railings, banisters, and porches.

Lead is sometimes found in drinking water when plumbing contains lead or lead solder. Since it cannot be detected by taste or smell, you will need to Call Big East Environmental to Test your Water for Lead.

The health hazards primarily related to high levels of lead in the blood stream are:

Call Us Today at 203-354-4955 and discover why our customers choose Big East Environmental for LBP testing.

Our Lead Services Include

Our expert lead professionals can help identify the presence of LBP (lead based paint), reduce exposure and certify your lead abatement project for clearance. Call Us Now!

  • Inspections
  • Sample Collections and Analysis
  • Abatement Project Clearance


  • Dust Sampling
  • Soil Sampling
  • Paint Chip Analysis