Lead-based Paint Abatement by Encapsulation/ Encasement is a proven method of lead-based paint abatement. The hazards of lead-based paint are well-known, therefore it is essential to treat it appropriately. Any house or building built before 1978 may have lead-based paint that needs abatement by Encasement/ Encapsulation. The LeadLock™ Encasement System offers protection from the hazards associated with exposure to lead dust and lead-based paint chips. Removal of lead-based paint is not always feasible from a physical or economic standpoint. As a result, Lead-based Paint Abatement by Encasement/ Encapsulation is becoming a widely accepted and trusted technique for the removal of lead-based paint.