HAZARDOUS PAINT ABATEMENT
While white lead hasn’t been used commercially in decades, facilities nationwide are still removing lead-based coatings from industrial, municipal, and transportation structures. Through rigorous training and specialized equipment, our lead abatement team and safely encapsulate those hazardous materials without creating a greater environmental risk.
Managing the Most Hazardous Materials
How to reduce the lead coating hazard on a given project requires knowledge and judgement. Removing hazardous materials such as asbestos or lead may actually create a greater environmental hazard than would leaving it in place, provided the material is currently stable.
Experts in the Field
In such cases the lead-based materials may be encapsulated rather than removed. CUI is expert in evaluating the condition of lead coatings and working with customers to develop a effective risk mitigation programs.
CUI emphasizes the training of employees, the use of proper containment and equipment, and the proper disposal of contaminated materials. Coatings Unlimited meets or exceeds all state and federal regulations for safety and procedures for lead-based coating removal and encapsulation
SAFETY AND CERTIFICATIONS
Environmental, health, and safety are ingrained into our culture. At Coatings Unlimited, we firmly believe that no job is worth the life and wellbeing of any one of our team members or the community around us. For nearly seventy years, our team has worked diligently to create and sustain a culture of safety by taking a proactive approach to task-specific training, education, and responsibility. We believe safety is a responsibility we all share.
Compliance with industry certifications lowers the risk shouldered by facility owners when selecting a specialized contractor. We are proud to meet the Society for Protective Coatings requirements for QP-1, QP-2, QP-8, and QS-1 certifications, and more, meaning we are cleared to prepare surfaces, apply industrial coatings, as well as to remove and manage potentially hazardous materials
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