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EPA Eliminates the Uncertainty Over Which ATSM Standard to Use for Prospective Property Purchasers
Posted on 22 Dec 2014 by Jenner & Block Corporate Environmental Lawyer

As previously reported , the US EPA initially issued its direct final rule confirming that the new ASTM E1527-13 standard , in addition to the older ASTM E1527-05 standard, would be acceptable for prospective purchasers of real property to conduct “All... Read More

Significant Change to EPA’s 'All Appropriate Inquiry' Rule
Posted on 15 Oct 2014 by Pepper Hamilton Environmental Law Practice Group

Performing a Phase I environmental site assessment has long been a routine, but integral part of the environmental due diligence in any transaction involving the acquisition of an interest in commercial and industrial real property. Perhaps the most important... Read More