Environmental Site Assessment, Phase I: A Basic Guide / Edition 2

Environmental Site Assessment, Phase I: A Basic Guide / Edition 2

by Kathleen Hess-Kosa
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Taylor & Francis

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Environmental Site Assessment, Phase I: A Basic Guide / Edition 2

Environmental Site Assessment - Phase 1, A Basic Guide, providing a clear, concise approach to performing a Phase 1 environmental site assessment. Specific directions are provided, and common misunderstandings are addressed. Figures and appendices help illustrate the fundamental points outlined in the guide. Topics covered include liability issues, a historic overview of hazardous waste in the U.S., a summary of different approaches, how to organize research material, and obtaining information. The book will be invaluable to environmental consultants, industrial hygienists, geologists, structural engineers, commercial real estate loan officers, building inspectors, property investors, real estate agents, environmental lawyers, and land developers.

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ISBN-13: 9781566702713
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/29/1997
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Liability Associated with Environmental Pollution
An Historic Overview
A Proper Beginning
Environmental Setting
Historic Usage of the Property and Surrounding Area
Regulatory Agency Listings
Property and Area Reconnaissance
Building Materials
Industrial/Commercial Activities
Special Resources
Putting It All Together
Abbreviations/Acronyms and Glossary
Appendix 1: Regulatory Definitions of "Pollutant"
Appendix 2: Summary of Important Environmental Regulations
Appendix 3: Report Format for Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
Appendix 4: A Checklist Approach
Appendix 5: Sources of Aerial Photographs
Appendix 6: Federal Sources of Information
Appendix 7: HUD Standard Practices for Collecting Paint Samples

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