CH#019 - Lead Exposure Prevention – Internal Revenue Service DC


Lead Exposure Prevention


Lead Exposure Prevention
Internal Revenue Service
Washington, DC USA


The Challenge:

This prestigious building on Constitution Avenue in the heart of the nation’s capital had lead-based paint and not unlike thousands of national buildings, had to be securely and simply dealt with. The building management team had to find a solution that would prevent lead exposure, building down time and disruption of services to approximately 2,800 to 3,000 daily occupants.


Benefits Desired:

  • Class A Fire Rating
  • Nothing Toxic Released During Application or Drying Time
  • 20 Year Labor and Materials Warranty
  • Easy to Apply
  • Low Odor



GLOBAL Encasement’s LeadLockwas chosen as the expert solution for this delicate task. The ease of material application and quick dry time allowed rooms to be set up, materials applied, and set up dismantled all in one night contributing to the continued smooth operations of the building. This LeadLock 20-year warranted, simple solution offers long-lasting protection for both maintenance personnel and building occupants.